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Suit filed in 2011 ambush of
US agents in Mexico

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/13/2013 6:15:14 AM

The family of a U.S. Customs Enforcement agent killed in a 2011 ambush on a Mexican highway and another agent who survived filed a lawsuit Tuesday seeking to hold the government and nearly two-dozen other defendants accountable in the attack. The federal lawsuit arises from the Feb. 15, 2011, attack on U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents Jaime Zapata and Victor Avila. They were attacked in their armored sport-utility vehicle near San Luis Potosi, Mexico, shortly after picking up some equipment from another agent. Zapata died and Avila was seriously wounded.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/13/2013 6:17:06 AM     (No. 9173559)

I hope the families sue every agency including the WH and win big.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: pensom2, 2/13/2013 12:54:20 PM     (No. 9174217)

Good luck with that. Eric Holder has $billions to spend on delay motions, discovery, and useless hearings, in order to wear down anyone suing the federal government or its officials.

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