Supreme Court considers whether federal police may be sued for excessive force in 2014 case against a Border Patrol agent

The case stems from a 2014 incident that began in a car, parked in the driveway of a bed-and-breakfast in Washington state near the Canadian border. A US Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) agent named Erik Egbert entered the driveway of the Smuggler’s Inn in Blaine without a warrant, to investigate a guest who was … Read more