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US Court: Mexicans Can Sue
Border Patrol Agent Who Killed
Their Rock-Throwing Son

Breitbart Texas, by Sylvia Longmire

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 7/1/2014 4:17:55 AM

TUSCON, Arizona--The US 5th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on Monday that the parents of Sergio Hernandez, a 15 year-old Mexican teenager who was shot and killed by Border Patrol Agent Jesus Mesa on June 7, 2010, could sue Mesa in US civil court for alleged excessive use of force. This was a reversal of the initial judgment made in Mesa’s favor in the lower Western District Court in El Paso, TX. [Snip] The first seven claims were brought under the Federal Tort Claims Act, based on “multiple allegations of tortious conduct,” and the next two claims involved allegations that

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So this means that LEOs, and anybody else for that matter, cannot protect themselves from those who physically attack them and cause serious injuries.

Great.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Elvira, 7/1/2014 5:09:48 AM     (No. 9906436)

This decision needs to be appealed. This cannot stand!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Trigger2, 7/1/2014 5:54:25 AM     (No. 9906465)

The Court has just declared open season on the Border Control. I wonder how they´d like it if open season was declared on them.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JimS, 7/1/2014 6:35:11 AM     (No. 9906499)

Seems like Border Patrol Agent Mesa would be better served by shooting the jufges on the 5th Circuit court.
Imagine...a federal employee being hung out and personally exposed to litigation costs and personal bankruptcy for shooting a foreign thug, and his own US legal system sell him out.
Obviously, Senor Mesa hates Mexicans, right?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: bugboy, 7/1/2014 10:08:49 AM     (No. 9906815)

When is the stupidity in this country going to stop?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: dman, 7/1/2014 10:38:00 AM     (No. 9906847)

Illegals should have no legal standing. Period.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: mickturn, 7/1/2014 10:47:17 AM     (No. 9906859)

The ´rock´ IS a deadly weapon...Ask Goliath!

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