ADADJustice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, writing for her liberal colleagues, disagreed, saying the parents’ lawsuit does not endanger border security or U.S. foreign policy. The case tested a half-century-old Supreme Court decision that allows people to sue federal officials for constitutional violations. Mesa said in court filings that Sergio was among the rock throwers. When the parents of the boy tried to sue Mesa, federal judges dismissed their claims. Border agents should not have immunity to fatally shoot Mexican teenagers on the other side of the border fence.
Source: Washington Post February 25, 2020 16:05 UTC