You should be fine, they may go through your bag just to make sure it's Kosher. Usually checked bags are left alone, once it's been thrown into the cargo hold you don't have access to it, so it's not a problem
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Last edited at 9:13PM on 6/12/2012
Scissors would fall under the category of a potential weapon. (Like a knife.) Even though it's going in the luggage compartment it will be picked up by metal detectors. Security will go through your suitcase and confiscate the scissors. It happened to me.