Three Seniors Say TSA Strip-Searched Them

Three women claim they were violated by airport security at JFK.
1:40 | 12/06/11

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Ruth Sherman says she was violated. It felt like I regret Linda Kalish claims she was -- My biggest fear in her room she thought that I get away and -- -- Zimmerman explains she was mortified -- they took down my slacks. And then they took my underwear down these three senior frequent fliers each with a medical condition. Each accusing the TSA of strip searching them. Before -- jetBlue flights from JFK airport to Fort Lauderdale Hollywood international over the Thanksgiving holiday. I saw the -- TSA officers noticed the bullet here in this 88 year old great grandmothers -- line. As a joke I said it's not a bomb and then they asked me to -- my pants it turned out to be Burkle lost to meet I tell them -- -- And insulin pump up income my bag here. The insulin pump and a glucose monitor -- 66 year old -- and that she claims she told TSA officers about set off the metal detector -- -- -- -- And -- -- -- can't fact aren't there can be terrorists and this 84 year old who didn't wanna go through the machines because of her defibrillator. Asked to be patted down instead of and they took me to a private room and stripped searched him. A TSA spokesperson says the agency does not conduct strip searches adding quote. TSA is currently reviewing recent allegations of passengers who flew out of JFK. Our preliminary review of each of these claims indicates all screening procedures were followed and quote. But these women still shaken from their experiences. Insist the TSA statement is simply untrue. I want to know what definition of a strip searches.

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