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Border Patrol Report Shows Officers Created Dangerous Situations To Justify Opening Fire

March 11, 2014
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The US Border Patrol has handed down new guidelines for use of deadly force after its agents killed 19 people in 67 shooting incidents between 2010-2012... Why did they fear for their safety? Because they put themselves deliberately in that position, according to a report commissioned by the CBP and written by law...
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Brian Terry Memorial Act Renames Naco Border Patrol Station

May 15, 2012
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President Barack Obama signed the Brian Terry Memorial Act, which will rename the Border Patrol Station in the Bisbee area in honor of the slain agent. Brian Terry was murdered over a year ago, with an assault rifle that was part of the infamous "Fast and Furious" gunwalking cases, where ATF and FBI agents documented...
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Man Charged in Brian Terry Murder Was in Jail When Shooting Occurred

February 8, 2012
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A second man charged in connection with the Brian Terry homicide was in jail on the night of the shooting. However, the sealed records do not show what charges were made, and he may have been indicted as part of a wider conspiracy.
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Brian Terry’s Family Sues ATF and Phoenix Gun Shop

February 2, 2012
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The Brian Terry family has filed a lawsuit targeting both the Gun Shop and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms for his death last year near Arivaca.
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Democrats Blame Phoenix ATF for Operation Fast and Furious Scandals

February 1, 2012
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"Based on the evidence before the Committee, it is clear that ATF agents in Phoenix and prosecutors in the Arizona U.S. Attorney’s Office embarked on a deliberate strategy not to arrest suspected straw purchasers while they attempted to make larger cases against higher-level targets. Although these officials claimed they had no probable cause to...
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FBI Director Disputes Third Gun at Brian Terry Murder Scene

December 15, 2011
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FBI Director Robert Mueller denied that a third gun was allegedly recovered at Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry's murder investigation. "There was no third weapon found at the scene. There were two weapons that were found at the scene, not a third. Why there were suggestions as to a third I'm still not certain......
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Border Patrol BORTAC Agent Brian Terry Killed in Firefight

December 16, 2010
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A Naco based Border Patrol agent was killed near Rio Rico yesterday in a firefight between a BORTAC SWAT team and armed bandits.
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