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Korean Air gives its flight attendants Tasers for extreme situations, like when the lives of passengers or crew are threatened. But after a midair disturbance last week, the airline has decided to loosen up rules for when Tasers can be used. Specifically, flight attendants are now permitted "more active use" of stun guns when it's deemed necessary.

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Korean Air gives its flight attendants Tasers for extreme situations, like when the lives of passengers or crew are threatened. But after a midair disturbance last week, the airline has decided to loosen up rules for when Tasers can be used. Specifically, flight attendants are now permitted "more active use" of stun guns when it's deemed necessary.