TSA can't explain why "enhanced patdowns" are legal

BoardingArea's Steven Frischling has been hounding the TSA to explain why they think it's legal to conduct "enhanced patdowns" without particularlized suspicion. No one at the TSA has an answer: "The agency is also unable to provide significant documentation that enhanced pat downs, above and beyond less invasive pat downs." (Thanks, Marilyn!)

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