Recent Guilty Plea for False Representation of U.S. Citizenship on the Form I-9

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On August 17, 2016, the ICE reported that a Kenyan national pled guilty in federal court to falsely representing himself as a U.S. citizen on an official federal form. The indictment alleged that he falsely and willfully represented himself as a U.S. citizen on the Form I-9. He faces up to 3 years imprisonment, up to a $250,000 fine, or both.