border patrol http://nwpr.org en Border Patrol to Share Records About Olympic Peninsula Traffic Stops http://nwpr.org/post/border-patrol-share-records-about-olympic-peninsula-traffic-stops <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Civil rights attorneys in Seattle will get reports of all U.S. Border Patrol traffic stops on the Olympic Peninsula for the next 18 months.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">That’s one of the settlement terms announced today in a lawsuit that alleged agents racially profiled people they pulled over.</span></p><p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 22:58:16 +0000 Liz Jones 34675 at http://nwpr.org Border Patrol to Share Records About Olympic Peninsula Traffic Stops U.S. Senate Seeks To Limit Border Patrol Checkpoints, Searches http://nwpr.org/post/us-senate-seeks-limit-border-patrol-checkpoints-searches <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">The U.S. Senate wants to put a stop to Border Patrol checkpoints and warrantless searches taking place far from the border with Canada. The policy change was included in an amendment to the larger immigration overhaul being debated this week. It pleases civil liberties and immigrant advocates, but concerns frontline Border Patrol agents.</p><p> Tue, 25 Jun 2013 23:13:57 +0000 Tom Banse 29964 at http://nwpr.org U.S. Senate Seeks To Limit Border Patrol Checkpoints, Searches