On The Flip Side
Published: Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Updated: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 23:01
There has never been a specific terrorist threat to the MBTA. There have not been any arrests made since the random searches have started. On these grounds, I personally believe the MBTA is violating our constitutional rights. The random bag searches are simply an ineffective preventative measure that is putting law-abiding citizens through unreasonable searches and seizures.