Article Image
News Link • Transportation: Air Travel

Scholar Wins Court Battle, Name Removed from No-Fly List

•, By, Derrick Broze
 Professor Rahinah Ibrahim has become the first person to successfully remove their name from a government no-fly list. In 2005 Ibrahim was detained and questioned for two hours at San Francisco International Airport after being told she was on a watch list for suspected ties to terrorism. In a sealed, secret court proceeding U.S. District Judge William Alsup told the government to remove her name from the list. The judge will unseal a judicial order that will reveal whether Ibrahim is currently still on the watch list. Currently the government does not publicly acknowledge the existence of the list.

Join us on our Social Networks:


Share this page with your friends on your favorite social network:

Free Talk Live