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Man in sanctuary gets 1-year deportation stay

Man in sanctuary gets 1-year deportation stay

Had been staying in church when previous stay expired.

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Many Tucson churches tied to service, not dogma

Many Tucson churches tied to service, not dogma

Local outreach is transforming us, the Christianity we believe in.

June 10, 2015 5:00 pmLoading…
Don't let Latenight Rider trample Oak Flat's sacred land

Don't let Latenight Rider trample Oak Flat's sacred land

San Carlos Apaches work to reverse legislation allowing mining of sacred land.

May 13, 2015 5:45 pmLoading…
Neto's Tucson: The rapid injustice of Operation Streamline

Neto's Tucson: The rapid injustice of Operation Streamline

Federal deportation program left Norlan Flores with a criminal record.

March 14, 2015 4:00 pm Photos

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Neto's Tucson: From the shadows to fresh air

Neto's Tucson: From the shadows to fresh air

The Neyoy family moves beyond sanctuary.

February 21, 2015 7:55 pm Photos

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Lanzan campaña Unidos con Rosa

Lanzan campaña Unidos con Rosa

Buscando ejercer mayor presión pública sobre oficiales de inmigración, Mantener Tucsón Unidos ha lanzado una campaña para traer atención a la causa de Rosa Robles Loreto.

February 19, 2015 2:30 pm Photos

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Group launches publicity campaign for sanctuary seeker

Group launches publicity campaign for sanctuary seeker

Woman has been living at Tucson church since August.

February 18, 2015 7:56 pm Photos

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Neto's Tucson: Faith, justice fuel Southside Presbyterian pastor

Neto's Tucson: Faith, justice fuel Southside Presbyterian pastor

Rev. Alison Harrington is recognized as a national faith leader.

February 07, 2015 7:39 pmLoading…
Fate of migrants seeking sanctuary can seem arbitrary

Fate of migrants seeking sanctuary can seem arbitrary

Four people still seeking sanctuary, one of them at a Tucson church.

January 04, 2015 12:00 am Photos

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Casualties of drug trade remembered in every stitch

Casualties of drug trade remembered in every stitch

Embroidered names of Mexico's dead seen as "a small act of redemption."

December 14, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Immigration forums filled despite expected fight Obama's action

President Barack Obama recently announced he was expanding the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.

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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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County vote supports woman seeking refuge at church

County vote supports woman seeking refuge at church

Rosa Imelda Robles Loreto has been at Southside Presbyterian Church since last month.

September 02, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Stay of deportation denied for sanctuary seeker

Stay of deportation denied for sanctuary seeker

Family has been at Southside Presbyterian Church since Aug. 7.

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Faced with deportation, woman seeks church sanctuary

Faced with deportation, woman seeks church sanctuary

Second time this year Southside Presbyterian has offered shelter to undocumented immigrant.

August 06, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Illegal immigrant sheltered at church gets deportation stay

Illegal immigrant sheltered at church gets deportation stay

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.

June 10, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Feds grant stay to immigrant living in Tucson church

Feds grant stay to immigrant living in Tucson church

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.

June 09, 2014 4:00 pm Photos

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Feds should close deportation case against Daniel Neyoy Ruiz

The political stalemate over the United States’ clearly broken and nonsensical immigration policy in Washington, D.C., has trapped a Tucson family inside the welcoming walls of a south-side church where they have taken sanctuary from a federal deportation order.

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The Rev. Alison Harrington: Neyoy Ruiuz is staying with us until his immigration case is closed

The Rev. Alison Harrington: Neyoy Ruiuz is staying with us until his immigration case is closed

A family’s home should be a sanctuary, a place where the troubles of the day are left at the door and we find shelter in the comfort and love of our family. But for too many in our community, the sanctity of the home has been violated by our broken immigration system, which is tearing famili…

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ICE: Immigrant at Tucson church won't be deported

ICE: Immigrant at Tucson church won't be deported

A Mexican man who was ordered to leave the country but has taken sanctuary in a Tucson church won't be deported, immigration officials say.

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