Laptop Evidence Suppression Leads To Dismissal Of Claims Against Korean Man

Mealey's (August 19, 2015, 10:42 AM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C. — Following a ruling that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) improperly obtained evidence from a Korean businessman’s laptop without a search warrant, a District of Columbia federal judge on Aug. 18 granted the government’s motion to dismiss its indictment against him (United States of America v. Jae Shik Kim, et al., No. 1:13-cr-00100, D. D.C.).

(Order available. Document #24-150820-022R.)

Search And Seizure

In October 2012, DHS learned that Korean businessman Jae Shik Kim was involved in shipping certain controlled articles to Iran....
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