Breastfeeding Houston Mom Says Spirit Airlines Kicked Her Off Flight

Mei Rui hoped to put her son to sleep by breastfeeding him on a Spirit Airlines flight that had been repeatedly delayed by weather. The trip was for work and the three-hour flight from Newark was taking Rui -- an acclaimed concert pianist and cancer researcher -- home Friday to Houston with her 2-year-old son and elderly parents.The plane's door was open and people were still walking around the cabin when a flight attendant told Rui to put the child in his own seat for takeoff. A few flight attendants had passed by them and said nothing.  Continue reading...

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