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Database of individuals who have died attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Maricopa deputies accused of falsifying search warrant requests

Maricopa deputies accused of falsifying search warrant requests

Appeals court allows a Phoenix restaurant accused of hiring illegal immigrants to challenge legality of search warrants.

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Mexican consulate here to aid newly qualified immigrants

Mexican consulate here to aid newly qualified immigrants

Government will help citizens with legal advice, information forums and waiving fees. 

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Immigrant rights groups subpoena Brewer's book notes

Immigrant rights groups subpoena Brewer's book notes

Challengers to SB 1070 want to examine Gov. Jan Brewer's notes for signs of racism.

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Court rules "dreamers" can now be drivers

Court rules "dreamers" can now be drivers

Thousands of Arizona “dreamers” could be driving here legally within days.

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Status of crossers in 2014 influx isn't clear

Status of crossers in 2014 influx isn't clear

Government now considers recent entrants the second-highest priority for deportations.

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More ways Obama's action will cut deportations

More ways Obama's action will cut deportations

Immigration officials will have more discretion. Many cases will be low-priority.

November 23, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Binational border ministry celebrates 30th year

Binational border ministry celebrates 30th year

Frontera de Cristo, a Presbyterian group in Douglas-Agua Prieta, serves immigrants.

November 23, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Sheriff Joe sues Obama over deportation relief

Sheriff Joe sues Obama over deportation relief

Maricopa County sheriff contends allowing illegal immigrants to remain and work in the U.S. is unconstitutional.

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Tucsonans protest Mexico's handling of missing-students case

Tucsonans protest Mexico's handling of missing-students case

More than 150 protesters gathered in front of the Tucson Mexican Consulate.

November 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Border Patrol obstructing Amado checkpoint monitors, lawsuit says

Border Patrol obstructing Amado checkpoint monitors, lawsuit says

The checkpoint is south of Tucson on Interstate 19 at Arivaca Road.

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2 in Tucson sanctuary now face different fates

2 in Tucson sanctuary now face different fates

The difference: One is the parent of U.S.-born children.

November 20, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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Lawsuit cites monitoring limits at border checkpoint near Tucson

Lawsuit cites monitoring limits at border checkpoint near Tucson

The Border Patrol checkpoint in Amado has been up for seven years.

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Number of illegal residents in Arizona declines

Number of illegal residents in Arizona declines

Total fell between 2009 and 2012; current number estimated at 300,000.

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1.5 tons of marijuana seized at Nogales crossing

1.5 tons of marijuana seized at Nogales crossing

The drugs were hidden behind a "false wall." 

November 19, 2014 12:28 pm Photos

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Report: Number of illegal immigrants in Arizona drops

Report: Number of illegal immigrants in Arizona drops

Pew Hispanic study says about 40,000 fewer here than in 2009.

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Name of border agent in fatal shooting released

Name of border agent in fatal shooting released

Judge says agent's concern for his safety outweighed by public's right to know.

November 14, 2014 12:00 am

Immigrants in Arizona detention can now seek bail

Immigrants in Arizona detention can now seek bail

Ninth Circuit wants "to teach Arizona a lesson," says Maricopa county attorney.

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Federal officers seize drugs totaling $584,000 in busts

Federal officers seize drugs totaling $584,000 in busts

The busts were made at Southern Arizona ports of entry.

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Ruling that voids Arizona's 'no bail' law stands

Ruling that voids Arizona's 'no bail' law stands

U.S. Supreme Court dissolves stay granted by lower court.

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Federal judge orders public ID of border agent in deadly shooting

Federal judge orders public ID of border agent in deadly shooting

José Antonio Elena Rodríguez, 16, was fatally shot in 2012, in Nogales, Son.

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Documentary project focuses on life along border barriers

Documentary project focuses on life along border barriers

The Connected Walls project launches Thursday in Tucson.

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Family asking that Border Patrol shooter be identified

Family asking that Border Patrol shooter be identified

U.S. District Judge Raner Collins will hear arguments Thursday.

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ACLU: Supreme Court should stay out of bail case

ACLU: Supreme Court should stay out of bail case

ACLU asks Supreme Court to uphold an injunction against denying illegal immigrants bail.

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US judge strikes down another part of SB 1070

US judge strikes down another part of SB 1070

Obama administration's challenges are now complete to Arizona's controversial anti-immigration laws.

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Ajo checkpoint closed last week, lacking agents

Ajo checkpoint closed last week, lacking agents

Issue was allocating resources where needed, not understaffing, Border Patrol says. 

November 08, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…

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