ACLU Mounts Lawsuit Against Baseless Border Laptop Searches

For the last two years, the Department of Homeland Security has claimed the right to seize and search your laptop on nothing more than a whim. Today, the ACLU and others have brought a lawsuit fixing to change that. » 9/07/10 3:20pm 9/07/10 3:20pm

Homeland Security: We Can Still Search Your Laptop, But We'll be Nicer…

Your laptop, mobile phone or camera can still be seized at the U.S border without suspicion of wrongdoing, but new guidelines require border protection and customs to take a maximum of 5 and 30 days each to complete searches. » 8/28/09 4:30am 8/28/09 4:30am