Block on Trump's Asylum Ban Upheld by Supreme Court
Defendant's conviction for concealing, harboring, or shielding from detection illegal aliens and hiring illegal aliens is affirmed where: 1) the district court's supplemental jury instruction on the meaning of "shielding" was not erroneous; and 2) the evidence was sufficient to prove defendant intended to prevent government authorities from detecting the presence of the illegal aliens.
Appeal from the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois
Decided November 17, 2009
Opinion by Manion, Circuit Judge