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Suspended sentence’s period started after prison release (access required)

Where the trial court suspended a portion of appellant’s sentences, “the period of suspension of the suspended sentences” began to run upon his release from prison and not, as he argues, upon the court’s pronouncement of the suspended sentence. As ...

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Warrantless search of electronic devices was improper (access required)

The warrantless forensic searches of defendant’s electronic devices lacked the requisite nexus to the recognized historic rationales justifying the border search exception. Background In April 2015, a minor alerted law enforcement officers that Raymond Idemudia Aigbekaen and another man had ...

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