A media service of European Americans United

Main Menu

  • Home
  • Forum
  • About Us
  • Search
  • Action Alerts
  • FLYERS
  • Free Podcasts
  • Stories by Author
  • New Online Store
  • Archives
  • Categories
  • Links
    Blogs

  • Frank Roman
  • John Young
  • Garden Blog




  • User Menu

  • Register
  • Login
  • Logout
  • Submit News

  • Email This Page


    Syndication Feeds

  • Handheld/PDA
  • XML News Feeds
  • View Sidebar
  • Mozilla Sidebar

  • 28


     
    Texas: Prosecutor Draws Protests
    Immigration; Posted on: 2007-06-30 14:47:14 [ Printer friendly / Instant flyer ]
    Protesters want federal prosecutor out the door

    Hernán Rozemberg
    Express-News Immigration Writer

    Even after he put him in prison for more than two years, Gary Brugman doesn't hate Johnny Sutton. But thousands of others across the country feel differently, professing a deep abhorrence for Sutton, the top federal law enforcer in San Antonio as the U.S. attorney for the Western District of Texas.

    Appointed to the job a month after the 9-11 attacks by longtime friend President Bush, Sutton has in recent months become the target of anti-illegal-immigration groups who say he's leading an unjust campaign against law enforcement officers, particularly Border Patrol agents, such as Brugman before he was convicted of using excessive force.

    Photo: Johnny Sutton has been accused of targeted prosecutions

    The most moderate among this hodge-podge group of dissenters would like to see Sutton out of his job. Others have sent him anonymous death threats.

    On Saturday, hundreds of activists are expected to descend on Sutton's San Antonio office to call for the prosecutor's ouster and to demand pardons for officers Sutton has sent to prison.

    Continue
    News Source: mysanantonio.com

    Related Stories
  • Texas: Pleas in Illegals Case
  • Texas: Police Budgets Linked to Immigration Enforcement

  • Comments

    Entire site copyright ©2007-2008 European Americans United.
    Opinions expressed herein are not necessarily those of EAU,
    the editors, or any other entity. Some clearly marked materials are
    parodies or fiction. By submitting material you grant European
    Americans United a non-transferable 100 year non-exclusive license
    to use the submitted material.
    The following copyright pertains to the news site software only:
    Copyright ©Copyright (C) 2007-2013
    Powered by Esselbach Storyteller CMS System Version 1.8
    Licensed to: European Americans United