USA Update Mother of slain Mexican teen sues US Border Patrol over shooting

The mother says that US border agents shot her son 10 times in the back and have not been held accountable. US officials say that the teen was throwing rocks and that the agents acted in self-defense.

By , Staff writer

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The mother of a slain Mexican teen who was fatally shot by border patrol agents in 2012 filed a federal lawsuit against US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Tuesday.