Navarrette Jr., Ruben
February 2009
Hispanic;Feb/Mar2009, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p18
The author reflects on the decision of former U.S. President George W. Bush to commute the prison sentences of former Border Patrol agents Ignacio Ramos and José Alonso Compeán. He states that Ramos and Compeán got 11 and 12 years, respectively, for their felony convictions but are due to be released in February 2009. He notes that according to the president's spokesman, Bush felt that the two and their families have suffered enough for their crimes.


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