TITLE

President Bush Should Quickly Pardon Jailed Border Agents

AUTHOR(S)
Rohrabacher, Dana
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Human Events;11/5/2007, Vol. 63 Issue 38, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author calls on U.S. President George W. Bush to pardon Border Patrol Agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean, who, he says, unjustly convicted for shooting and wounding an admitted illegal alien drug smuggler whom they interdicted while he was smuggling $1 million worth of drugs into the U.S. He asserts that prosecutors deliberately misled jurors by portraying the drug smuggler as a victim who needed money to pay for his sick mother's medicine, despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary.
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27466345

 

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