Woman Called 'Too Fat To Fly' Sues Southwest — But Not For Money

Last year, Kenlie Tiggeman and her mother were flying home for Easter when, during a layover in Dallas, a Southwest Airlines employee informed her she was too fat to fly. At the end of last month, Tiggeman filed an injunction against the airline in district court. She's not suing for money. She's suing for information. » 5/04/12 11:45am 5/04/12 11:45am

Southwest Airlines Tells Woman She's "Too Fat To Fly"

Kenlie Tiggeman and her mother were flying home on Easter Sunday, which on all accounts should have been a pretty regular experience. But during their layover in Dallas, Texas the two women were singled out by an airline employee who told them they were "too fat to fly" — and the agent used those very words in front… » 5/18/11 3:18pm 5/18/11 3:18pm