Elderly Women Report Humiliating TSA Abuse

(NaturalNews) Not even 24 hours after 85-year-old Lenore Zimmerman came forward to announce that US Transportation Security Administration (TSA) agents at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York had strip-searched her in a back room and left her bleeding (http://www.naturalnews.com/034323_N…), another woman, 88-year-old Ruth Sherman, came forward and said that TSA agents essentially did the same thing to her the day before at the same airport.

CBS 2 News in New York reports that Sherman, who had attempted to travel through the same JetBlue terminal as Zimmerman, was pulled aside by TSA agents after one of them felt a lump on her side. The lump was a mere harmless protrusion of Ruth’s colostomy bag, a medical device, but it apparently triggered suspicion in the senseless agents that detected it.

Instead of just giving her an enhanced pat down and sending her on her way, which is already a significant violation of personal privacy, TSA agents allegedly took Ruth into a back room and performed a strip search on her, first telling her to pull down her pants and underwear…

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