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Family sues JetBlue for flagging toddler as threat

Family sues JetBlue for flagging toddler as threat

Riyanna Abdallah is almost 5 and about to enter kindergarten, with her parents describing her as a healthy, active girl who loves gymnastics, swimming and soccer. Three years ago, Riyanna was escorted off a JetBlue flight at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport after the toddler was flagged as a potential terrorist. "I was shocked, in complete disbelief," her mother, Ghadeer Abbasi, said about the moment officials told her the girl's name was on a no-fly list. "It was just silly to see an 18-month old skipping around the terminal in the middle of all that commotion." Riyanna's father, Ramsey Abdallah, said, "Common sense dictates that if...

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