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Rep. Cissna objects to airport search demand

...Cissna had had a mastectomy. The TSA, on its website, says security officers "will need to see and touch your prosthetic device, cast or support brace as part of the screening process." Cissna had been in Seattle for unspecified medical treatment...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022211/sta_789105506.shtml
News
America's wounded warriors: Sacrifice and honor

...these valiant individuals to slip into obscurity. One of the young men I met over the weekend was golfing with a prosthetic device. He lost his leg to an IED explosion. When I see that sacrifice, how can I not respond with gratitude and with...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081309/opi_481306904.shtml
Number of deaths in Iraq is no joke

...responsible for 1,214 American deaths at this writing, more than 2,200 United States' troops alone who now need prosthetic devices to replace legs and arms, and the destruction of beautiful cities, museums, and art. We don't keep the statistics...

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Opinion
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Amputee climber on personal mission 5/19/98

...extraordinary - lives with the help of modern technology and a measure of courage. ``With the advancements in prosthetic devices, you are pretty much able to return to everything you were doing before,'' Hommer said before his departure...

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