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Six men kicked off Southwest flight in Texas to face federal charges

Six men kicked off Southwest flight in Texas to face federal charges

Six men from the San Diego area are being criminally charged with interferring with a flight crew after being removed from a Southwest Airlines flight in Texas for being "disorderly," the U.S. attorney for North Texas announced Tuesday. The six were on a flight from San Diego to Chicago on Monday night when they became "disruptive and did not comply with instructions" from flight attendants to quiet down and stop demanding liquor, the U.S. attorney said. The six are set to appear in federal court Wednesday in Amarillo, Texas, on a charge that could bring 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine, prosecutors said. Set to be charged are Saiman Hermez, 19; Jonathan...

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