Category Archives: Border search

Gizmodo: Man Sues Feds After Finding Spy Camera on His Property and Refusing to Give It Back

Gizmodo: Man Sues Feds After Finding Spy Camera on His Property and Refusing to Give It Back by Sidney Fussell:

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Vox: Why Border Patrol agents can board a bus or train and ask if you’re a citizen

Vox: Why Border Patrol agents can board a bus or train and ask if you’re a citizen by Alexia Fernández Campbell

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Just Security: “Dehumanized” at the Border, Travelers Push Back

Just Security: “Dehumanized” at the Border, Travelers Push Back by Carrie DeCell:

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ABAJ: Traveling lawyers get new protections in device searches at border

ABAJ: Traveling lawyers get new protections in device searches at border by Lee Rawles. The ABA is meeting soon in Vancouver. What about protecting privileged information at Customs when they return:

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Just Security: Customs and Border Protection’s New Policy for Searching Devices Offers Thin Protection

Just Security: Customs and Border Protection’s New Policy for Searching Devices Offers Thin Protection by Carrie DeCell:

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NYTimes: Cellphone and Computer Searches at U.S. Border Rise Under Trump

NYTimes: Cellphone and Computer Searches at U.S. Border Rise Under Trump by Ron Nixon:

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NYTimes: Privacy Complaints Mount Over Phone Searches at U.S. Border Since 2011

NYTimes: Privacy Complaints Mount Over Phone Searches at U.S. Border Since 2011 by Charlie Savage and Ron Nixon: Grievances over lost privacy run through a trove of roughly 250 complaints by people whose laptops and phones were searched without a … Continue reading

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Just Security: Warrantless Border Searches: The officer ‘searched through every email and intimate photos of my wife’

Just Security: Warrantless Border Searches: The officer ‘searched through every email and intimate photos of my wife’ by Carrie DeCell:

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NYTimes: Seeing Danger in a Face

NYTimes: Seeing Danger in a Face by Alex Bastian SF ADA detained at SFO coming back from Greece and Armenia

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NACDL: Protecting Your Digital Devices at the Border, A Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Primer

NACDL: Protecting Your Digital Devices at the Border, A Criminal Defense Lawyer’s Primer (October 2017): Courts have long made it clear that agents can search the bags of people entering the country. For the past decade or so, U.S. Customs … Continue reading

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The Hill: Pass the Protecting Data at the Border Act

The Hill: Pass the Protecting Data at the Border Act by Adam Schwartz and Sophia Cope:

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Just Security: We Need to Know More About Government Searches of Traveler’s Electronic Devices

Just Security: We Need to Know More About Government Searches of Traveler’s Electronic Devices by Carrie DeCell:

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