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Havreite plans to file complaint on Border Patrol questioning


Staff and wire report

The Associated Press reports U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Monday that officials are reviewing an encounter in Havre last week between a Border Patrol agent and two women who were speaking Spanish at a gas station, one of whom said she is planning to file a complaint because of their treatment.

Allegations have been made before of law-enforcement officers in Montana racially profiling people to find out their immigration status.

The concerns extend back a decade. The Nation did an extensive story in 2005 about the increased presence of Border Patrol agents...

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