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31 March 2011

Reuters

LAS CRUCES, New Mexico - The disgraced former police chief of a small New Mexico border town will remain behind bars with the mayor and village trustee pending trial on gun running charges, a judge ruled on Thursday. U.S. District Judge Robert C. Brack denied bail for Angelo Vega at a hearing in Las Cruces, calling the former police chief of Columbus a flight risk and "a dangerous man on perhaps the most dangerous border in the world." Vega was among 13 people,... (GunPolicy.org)

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