Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Note: You can take 10% off all Slashdot Deals with coupon code "slashdot10off." ×

Submission + - Flyer Arrested After Declining to Show ID-> 1

Sherri Davidoff writes: "Officials at the Metropolitan Detention Center have confirmed that a traveler was arrested and is being held for $1000 bail after declining to show ID to TSA at the ABQ airport. He is being charged with "concealing identity, disorderly conduct, refusing to obey an officer, and criminal trespass."

"Phil Mocek, a Seattle area native, was traveling with his friend Jesse Gallagos when he politely declined to show ID to TSA agents...""

Link to Original Source
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Flyer Arrested After Declining to Show ID

Comments Filter:
  • I agree that all the various measures and checkpoints at airports are more formality than security, but is this really the best way to go about it?

    Fighting hairbrained policies with hairbrained publicity stunts isn't going to cause anyone to change their mind, or even make folks reconsider. It just calcifies positions.

Of course you can't flap your arms and fly to the moon. After a while you'd run out of air to push against.

Working...