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    USBP Agent Sentenced

    U.S. border agent jailed for improper arrest of suspected drug smuggler - Washington Times

    A U.S. Border Patrol agent has been sentenced to two years in prison for improperly lifting the arms of a 15-year-old drug smuggling suspect while handcuffed — in what the Justice Department called a deprivation of the teenager’s constitutional right to be free from the use of unreasonable force.

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    The defense claimed that the smuggling suspect was handcuffed because he was uncooperative and resisted arrest, and that the agent had lifted his arms to force him to the ground — a near-universal police technique — while the other agents looked for the drugs.
    WTF???

    The kid was given immunity to testify.

    The kid didn't have any injuries or complaints.

    This is the same judge who tried Ramos and Compean.

    The Mexicans (who are exporting drugs, violence, and criminals to the US) filed a complaint.

    I don't know how anyone can work for the Border Patrol. You will be sacrificed for politics. Your life is in more danger from our judicial system than the Mexican military who shoots at you across the border. 15 year old Mexican drug smugglers have more veracity and standing in court than you do.
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    Nice. I've had A-Holes stab other A-Holes at our Parish Courthouse get less time(as in no time) than this man got for doing his job.

    This country is going down hill fast and picking up speed.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Captain America View Post
    This country is going down hill fast and picking up speed.
    Do you ever get the feeling a maniac is standing on the gas?

    Pleasing nobody, one person at a time.

    That which does not kill me, better start fucking running.

    If I lived every day like it was my last, the body count would be staggering.

    I intend to go in harm's way. -John Paul Jones

    Hunt the wolf, and bring light to the dark places that others fear to go. LT COL Dave Grossman

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    That is pretty screwed up
    'Political Correctness is a doctrine fostered by a
    delusional, illogical liberal minority, and rabidly
    promoted by an unscrupulous mainstream media, which
    holds forth the proposition that it is entirely
    possible to pick up a turd by the clean end!'

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    Seriously? Two years?

    Holy crap.
    Last edited by 121Traffic; 10-27-11 at 05:20 AM. Reason: Language in the public forums.
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