Posted tagged ‘US Customs’

Laptop seizures at customs raise outcry

June 26, 2008

Bill Hogan was returning home to the U.S. from Germany in February when a customs agent at pulled him aside. He could reenter the country, she told him. But his laptop couldn’t.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents said he had been chosen for “random inspection of electronic media,” and kept his computer for about two weeks, recalled Hogan..

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