Tag: sagging pants case
(Bay City News) The family and supporters of a man arrested at San Francisco International Airport in June after allegedly ignoring instructions to pull up his sagging pants on a US Airways flight are headed to the airport this morning to seek an apology. The group is delivering nearly 40,000 signatures on a petition asking […]
Update 12 p.m. KQED’s Mina Kim spoke to Donna Doyle, Deshon Marman’s mother, about today’s announcement by the San Mateo County DA that there would no charges filed against her son in the sagging pants case. Listen below. An edited transcript follows the audio. Also, here’s an edited transcript of an interview that KQED intern […]
We previously posted the interview with Deshon Marman — he of the sagging pants incident — that KGO-TV aired last weekend. But that spot features only about a minute of Marman actually talking. Now, KGO has posted the raw video of the interview, which lasts nearly 18 minutes of Marman explaining exactly what happened, from […]
No one tells a news story like our friends at Next Media animation, aka the “Taiwanese animators,” who have put up their own version of the Deshon Marman/women’s-underwear-clad airline passenger story that probably has the US Airways public relations staff feeling like Madison Bumgarner right about now.
The Chronicle obtained video from a passenger sitting next to 20-year-old Deshon Marman as he argued with the pilot and a police officer on a US Airways flight before take-off. Police said a crewmember had asked Marman to pull up his pants, which reportedly were hanging low enough to reveal his underwear, and Marman refused. […]
KQED reporter Mina Kim today spoke with San Mateo County Chief Deputy DA Stephen Wagstaffe about the DeShon Marman case. Marman, a graduate of Lincoln High in San Francisco, is the 20-year-old college football player who was removed from a US Airways flight at SFO because he allegedly ignored an airline employee’s request to pull […]