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Obama Administration Spent Thousands
On Strippers, Boxing Tickets In
Failed Sting On Border Patrol Agent

Buzzfeed, by John Stanton

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Posted By:StormCnter, 8/1/2014 4:37:06 AM

WASHINGTON — The Obama administration abandoned a corruption case against an Arizona border patrol agent after his attorney accused federal agents of entrapping his client, and spending federal dollars on strippers, plane tickets, and tickets to a Manny Pacquiao fight as part of their investigation. A federal judge dismissed money-laundering and corruption charges against Customs and Border Protection agent Lauro Tobias Tuesday in response to dismissal motions from both the Department of Justice and Tobias’ attorney, which were filed within hours of each other July 25. Tobias, a 10-year veteran of the CBP who also served in the Air Force for two

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: grace1798, 8/1/2014 6:21:25 AM     (No. 9948919)

Taxpayer dollars at work! Yep....aren´t you so proud you voted for them?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: grace1798, 8/1/2014 6:22:10 AM     (No. 9948920)

Who is really the bad guy when a person gets conned? Is it the con or the idiot who falls for the con?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Keekng, 8/1/2014 7:36:57 AM     (No. 9949006)

Zippy´s minions some to enjoy partying on the taxpayers dime.

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