The Border War

November 2008
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2008, Vol. 134 Issue 11, p78
Conference Proceeding
The article presents the author's comments on the article "The Border War," published in the October 2008 issue. In the article, it is stated that rules of engagement (ROE) of U.S. Marine Corps granted Marines the authority to use deadly force in self defense. However, according to the author, Marines are not just investigated by law enforcement, but also subject to grand jury proceedings and prosecution, and they are not protected from prosecution under Texas law.


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