As far as being off base, she was under no contract since she hadn't purchased a ticket and was not boarding a flight. Basically, you're implying she can't wear that anywhere, since she wasn't getting on a plane or anything. She was meeting someone at the airport. She had a shirt that had to do with a school organization. She got through whatever security points with that stuff. She did not sneak it in, or do anything subversive.
What she had wasn't made to look like a bomb. What you're describing is made to look like a bomb. I'm assuming this sweatshirt wasn't an attempt to look like a bomb, but rather had to do with her school (and trust me, people at my university make weird *** clothes like this, so I'm not surprised at all).
I wouldn't have a problem if they wanted to inspect her and confirm that it wasn't a dangerous device, but to almost use lethal force is, in my opinion, way off base. That circuit board looks about as lethal as a cell phone. Are you saying I should be arrested if I strap a cellphone to my waist?
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