Written by attorney Richard Andrew Constantino Alton

Foreign Passport Seizure

This represents an overview of concerning the issues that arise when a government seizes the foreign passport of a foreign national. It covers passports as property of the foreign government, the role of the DHS, the lack of regulations, and the practical uses of this information.

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Published article on foreign passports by Richard A.C. Alton, Esq. and Jason Reed Struble, Esq. available online. Updated blog available at One Crown Row. Read my legal guides at

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