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Operation Fast And Furious

Man gets nearly 4 years in Fast and Furious case

PHOENIX — An admitted straw buyer was sentenced to nearly four years in prison for his part in a gun smuggling ring that was targeted in the botched investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious.

December 05, 2012 9:07 amLoading…

Judge to sentence 2 men in Fast and Furious case

PHOENIX — Two men are set for sentencing Monday in Phoenix for their acknowledged roles as “straw buyers” for a gun smuggling ring that was monitored in the government’s botched investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious.

November 26, 2012 9:24 amLoading…

Arizona woman to be sentenced in Fast and Furious case

PHOENIX — A federal judge is scheduled to sentence a woman today who admitted to aiding at a gun smuggling ring that was monitored in the government’s botched investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious.

October 22, 2012 9:54 amLoading…

Justice Dept. seeks dismissal of Fast & Furious lawsuit

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department on Monday night sought dismissal of a lawsuit by a Republican-led House committee demanding that Attorney General Eric Holder produce records about the botched law enforcement probe of gun-trafficking called Operation Fast and Furious.

October 16, 2012 8:43 amLoading…
2 border agents shot, 1 killed responding to sensor near Bisbee

2 border agents shot, 1 killed responding to sensor near Bisbee

The slain agent, Nicholas Ivie, was a father of two based in Naco, the station just re-named after Brian Terry, who was killed in 2010. The shooting area is a longstanding smuggling corridor but considered generally safe by residents.

October 02, 2012 6:30 am Photos

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'Fast and Furious' report excuses Holder, slams others in Justice Dept.

'Fast and Furious' report excuses Holder, slams others in Justice Dept.

Inspector General Michael Horowitz referred over a dozen people for possible disciplinary action for their roles in Operation Fast and Furious. A report on the operation released today did not criticize Attorney General Eric Holder.

September 19, 2012 11:27 am Related Loading…
House sues Holder over ‘Fast and Furious’ records

House sues Holder over ‘Fast and Furious’ records

WASHINGTON — The Republican-run House has asked a federal court to enforce a subpoena against Attorney General Eric Holder. The subpoena demands that Holder produce records related to a bungled gun-tracking operation known as Operation Fast and Furious.

August 13, 2012 9:43 am Related Loading…

Justice Dept: Fast and Furious report distorted

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department said Tuesday that Republican lawmakers are engaging in distortions by asserting that Operation Fast and Furious arose from a strategy created by the Obama administration.

July 31, 2012 4:04 pmLoading…

Man pleads guilty in Arizona Fast and Furious case

PHOENIX  — A man has pleaded guilty to participating in a smuggling ring that was being monitored by federal authorities in the botched investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious.

July 17, 2012 9:41 amLoading…

Fitz Blog: South of the Border

     In Mexico the voters handed the country back to the corrupt party that governed Mexico for 70-years. It’s a global weather story. The Arab Spring has given way to Mexican Summer and democracy’s dog days are back.

July 12, 2012 4:00 pmLoading…
US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of BP agent

US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of BP agent

Wanted posters show two of four suspects wanted in connection with Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry's death.

July 10, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of BP agent

US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of BP agent

Heraclio Osorio -Arellanes

July 10, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of BP agent

US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of BP agent

Ivan Soto- Barraza

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US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of Border Patrol agent Brian Terry

US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of Border Patrol agent Brian Terry

Until Monday, U.S. officials were working intensely in a secret effort with Mexican authorities to arrest four suspects in Mexico for the killing of U.S. Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry.

July 10, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of BP agent

US seeking 4 suspects in slaying of BP agent

Jesus Rosario Favela-Astorga

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Justice won’t prosecute Holder for contempt

WASHINGTON  — The Justice Department declared Friday that Attorney General Eric Holder’s decision to withhold information about a bungled gun-tracking operation from Congress does not constitute a crime and he won’t be prosecuted for contempt of Congress.

June 29, 2012 1:37 pmLoading…

Border Patrol union calls on Holder to resign

The union that represents Border Patrol agents in Southern Arizona and around the country called today for U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder to resign.

June 18, 2012 12:24 pmLoading…

House panel drops demands for some info in gun probe

WASHINGTON — A House committee is dropping demands for some of the information it has been seeking about a flawed gun-smuggling probe, a day after Attorney General Eric Holder offered to meet with Republicans and work toward a compromise.

June 13, 2012 3:51 pmLoading…

2 in Arizona’s Fast and Furious case to change plea

PHOENIX — Two men charged with participating in a gun smuggling ring are expected to change their pleas in the federal government’s botched investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious.

April 23, 2012 10:03 amLoading…

Man pleads guilty in Fast, Furious case

PHOENIX - A man who bought two rifles found at the scene of the fatal shooting of a federal agent near the Arizona-Mexico border pleaded guilty Thursday to two felony charges in the federal government's botched gun smuggling investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious.

April 06, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

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