Two Tucson women are among 25 illegal immigrants who have been detained for weeks at a Texas facility after trying to re-enter the United States from Mexico without legal documents in late September.
Surrounded by supporters, the "Dream 9" wore their caps and gowns and big smiles - just as they did 17 days before in Nogales, Sonora.
The nine men and women sitting in the Eloy Detention Center knew what they were doing as they approached the Morley Gate in Nogales July 22. They knew they had no way to legally cross and would be detained as part of the asylum request process, that they might be in custody for months before…
Arizona representatives joined colleagues in the House in a letter sent to President Obama asking him to use his discretion to allow the “Dream 9” to stay in the country.
CHICAGO — A small group protesting U.S. deportation policies is staging a sit-in at Rep. Luis Gutierrez’ office in Chicago.