Rosa Robles Loreto ended 15 months in sanctuary at a Tucson church Wednesday.
Rosa Robles Loreto salió de Southside Presbyterian Church el 11 de noviembre por primera vez en 15 meses. Video por Curt Prendergast/Arizona Daily Star.
Rosa Robles Loreto left Southside Presbyterian Church in Tucson Wednesday morning after spending 15 months inside the church to avoid deportation. Video by Curt Prendergast/Arizona Daily Star
A day inside church home of Tucson woman trying to avoid deportation.
Clinics would offer legal help with deferred action and naturalization.
Four people still seeking sanctuary, one of them at a Tucson church.
After 94 days at church, Francisco Pérez Cordova's deportation case was closed.
Those who've taken sanctuary in Arizona churches are also anxious for resolution.
Rosa Imelda Robles Loreto has been at Southside Presbyterian Church since last month.
Second time this year Southside Presbyterian has offered shelter to undocumented immigrant.
An undocumented immigrant who has been living in sanctuary with his wife and son at Southside Presbyterian Church since May 13 has received a stay in his deportation case.
Daniel Neyoy Ruiz might not be fleeing the wars in Central America that led many to the doors of Southside Presbyterian Church more than 30 years ago — but to his family, the situation is no less desperate.
Volunteers with a local humanitarian aid group stopped Border Patrol agents from entering their camp outside of Arivaca to search for people whose footprints they said they followed there.
Activists who stymied a day’s immigration proceedings in Tucson earlier this month by chaining themselves to a detainee transport bus have announced the first step in their legal defense: a pair of hotline numbers.
Up to 70 detainees who were on the buses blocked by a Tucson protest Friday have now been deported through Calexico, Calif., and Del Rio, Texas, said Margo Cowan, a Tucson attorney and activist.
Surrounded by supporters, the "Dream 9" wore their caps and gowns and big smiles - just as they did 17 days before in Nogales, Sonora.
Seven of the nine young adults who turned themselves in at the Morley Gate in Nogales two weeks ago will have their asylum cases heard before an immigration judge, their attorney said Monday.
Before their attempt to re-enter the U.S. through the Morley Gate Port of Entry in Nogales, these nine Dreamers participated in a prayer circle in a restaurant. The nine were detained and eventually released.
Before their attempt to re-enter the U.S. through the Morley Gate Port of Entry in Nogales, Sonora, nine "Dreamers" participate in a prayer circle in a restaurant near the port. The nine were detained in their attempt.
As long as the focus on immigration reform continues to be on border security, the frustration level about deportations will continue to grow, U.S. Rep. Raúl Grijalva says.