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U.S. Supreme Court Holds Secret Service Immune From 1st Amendment Claim
Posted on 4 Jun 2012 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court ruled June 4 that a Colorado man may not pursue his First Amendment claim against two Secret Service agents because they are entitled to qualified immunity ( Virgil D. "Gus" Reichle, Jr... Read More

Federal Court: Colorado Man Can Sue Secret Service
Posted on 15 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

DENVER - (AP) A Colorado man can sue two Secret Service agents who arrested him after he touched former Vice President Dick Cheney on the arm in 2006 and told him his Iraq War policies were "disgusting," a federal appeals court ruled Monday... Read More

DOJ Argues For Rehearing In Secret Service Lawsuit
Posted on 20 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

DENVER - (AP) The U.S. Department of Justice has sided with attorneys for two Secret Service agents who were sued after arresting a man who confronted former Vice President Dick Cheney. The department argues that the law protects agents when they're... Read More