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THE US government said it wants airlines and cruiseliners to take biometric data from foreigners leaving the country under new plans aimed at fighting terrorism and illegal immigration.
There is NO terrorism threat if the person is leaving the country.
Originally posted by RabbitChaser
Consider the person didn't get printed when he/she originally came in. Now consider they just comitted a crime or possibly a delayed crime of sorts (a later explosion, for example). Now they know who it is if they find prints.
Originally posted by The Nighthawk
Working in an industry that requires fingerprinting of candidates I can assure you the digital systems used to scan biometric data work, on average, only 80% of the time if you're lucky.
Originally posted by SilentShadow
As well as being a teacher i also work in a factory (for extra money) and we use a fingerprint machine in order to 'clock in and clock out'. I have never encountered problems with it, nor have i seen anyone with problems. It's quick and easy, input code, scan finger, done. The only time i have had problems is when my hands have been particularly dirty.