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Court upholds murder conviction of ex-border activist Shawna Forde

Court upholds murder conviction of ex-border activist Shawna Forde

The Arizona Supreme Court upheld the conviction of a former border activist sentenced to death for killing a man and his 9-year-old daughter during a 2009 home invasion in Southern Arizona.

January 17, 2014 12:00 pm
Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

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Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

Sus ojos penetrantes captan de inmediato la atención. Los de ella irradian inocencia. Los de él están llenos de dolor.

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Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

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Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

El rostro de Brisenia Flores, quien fue asesinada a los 9 años cuando tres sujetos entraron a su casa en Arivaca buscando droga, figura en uno de los dos murales que silenciosamente aparecieron en un edificio abandonado en North Melwood Avenue y West Congress Street en Tucsón. Foto del 12 de…

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Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

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Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

Desde Tucsón: Una fulgurante protesta silenciosa

José Antonio Elena Rodríguez es el rostro de otra víctima de la violencia derivada de las fallidas políticas públicas de México y Estados Unidos en asuntos fronterizos y de drogas. Murió por los ocho disparos de un agente de la Patrulla Fronteriza. Es el otro mural que apareció al oeste de Tucsón.

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Neto's Tucson: 2 faces on west-side wall are quiet, tragic reminder

Neto's Tucson: 2 faces on west-side wall are quiet, tragic reminder

Brisenia Flores' face also is on the wall, having appeared without fanfare about a month ago. In 2009, Brisenia, who at the time was 9 years old, was shot to death during a home invasion led by a border vigilante in Arivaca.

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Neto's Tucson: 2 faces on west-side wall are quiet, tragic reminder

Neto's Tucson: 2 faces on west-side wall are quiet, tragic reminder

The face of Jose Antonio Elena Rodríguez is one of two that appeared about a month ago on a west-side corner. Rodríguez died in a Border Patrol shooting in 2012.

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Neto's Tucson: 2 faces on west-side Tucson wall are quiet, tragic reminders

Neto's Tucson: 2 faces on west-side Tucson wall are quiet, tragic reminders

Their piercing eyes first grab your attention. Hers radiate innocence. His are filled with sorrow.

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Shawna Forde to be featured tonight on Investigation Discovery

Several months back, the attorneys in the Shawna Forde capital murder case were interviewed by a production company associated with Investigation Discovery's  Deathly Women show. 

January 18, 2013 10:06 am

Gaxiola's conviction upheld, but sentence to be reduced slightly

The Arizona Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of Albert Gaxiola in the murders of Brisenia and Junior Flores, but has decided the judge erred when he ran two robbery sentences consecutively with each other.

October 23, 2012 10:19 am

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