Five franchisees and operators of 7-Eleven, Inc. stores located throughout Long Island, New York and Virginia plead guilty to committing wire fraud and concealing and harboring unauthorized foreign national employees, the DHS has announced. The September 22nd pleas were the result of an investigation that culminated in the June 16, 2013 raids of more
Judge Upholds Border Search of Laptop against Constitutional Challenge
By Michael H. Neifach on
Posted in Customs, immigration
Warning that “it would be foolish, if not irresponsible, for plaintiffs to store truly private or confidential information on electronic devices that are carried and used overseas,” District Court Judge Edward R. Korman dismissed a challenge to Department of Homeland Security policies allowing searches of electronic devices without reasonable suspicion at the border. Abidor v.