TITLE

Border Patrol Agents Still in Prison

AUTHOR(S)
Newman, Alex
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
New American (08856540);11/24/2008, Vol. 24 Issue 24, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the conviction of the two Border Patrol agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean in the U.S. It says that the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals convicted the agents with a variety of crimes related to the shooting of a fleeing drug dealer when he aimed a gun at them. Meanwhile, the illegal alien who was smuggling over 700 pounds of marijuana at the time of the incident, was given immunity and a visa so he could testify against the agents.
ACCESSION #
35824982

 

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