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3:58 pm
Tue September 24, 2013

Border Patrol to Share Records About Olympic Peninsula Traffic Stops

Under current law, Border Patrol agents can set up vehicle checkpoints within 100 miles of the Canadian border.
Credit U.S. Customs and Border Protection

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. That’s one of the settlement terms announced today in a lawsuit that alleged agents racially profiled people they pulled over.

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