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Southwest flight stowaway to LAX: 'It was stupid'
Southwest flight stowaway to LAX: 'It was stupid'

A woman who snuck past two airport security checkpoints in San Jose and boarded a Southwest Airlines flight to Los Angeles, where she was arrested, told reporters Wednesday that she wouldn’t do it again. Marilyn Hartman, 62, was charged with a misdemeanor count of entering the city as a stowaway. After pleading no contest in court Wednesday, she was ordered to serve 24 months of summary probation, according to Frank Mateljan, a spokesman for the Los Angeles city attorney's office. She also must stay away from Los Angeles International Airport unless she has a valid ticket to fly, he said. She was ordered to serve three days in jail, which Mateljan said amounted to credit for...

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