Maybe he was illegal but he was employed by the same farm for 4 years. They never used E-Verify but yet the farms owner is running for Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, go figure. That is what the story should be. It's big business hiring people that are not verified that keep people coming here.
When there is a raid at the packing plants they find many undocumented workers, the companies know they are undocumented, where is there liability?