FBI raids boarding pass maker's house, seizes computers

Monday, 30 October 2006, 12:03 AM EST

Sometime after 2:00 a.m. Central Time Saturday morning, the FBI searched the home and seized computers belonging to Christopher Soghoian, an Indiana University Ph.D. student who created a DIY boarding pass generator, according to a post on his blog. Backstory.

On Friday night, Soghoian and his advisor met with the FBI for several hours. Just hours later, FBI agents had a federal magistrate judge sign a search warrant at 2 a.m. to find evidence that Soghoian was involved in a conspiracy.

At Wired.

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