Immigration Law

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Bodies in the Borderlands: The Prosecution of Scott Warren
Posted on 7 May 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Ryan Devereaux, The Intercept, May 4, 2019 "No More Deaths, also known as No Más Muertes, had published a scathing report, complete with video evidence, implicating the Border Patrol in the destruction of thousands of gallons of water left... Read More

'Lateral transfer' busing a new DHS border tactic
Posted on 31 Oct 2011 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"In an effort to deter [unauthorized] immigrants from sneaking back across the border as soon as they are deported, the Border Patrol is increasingly taking those caught in southern Arizona and busing them to Texas and California, where they... Read More

Watching the Watchers: Arizona Residents Monitor Border Checkpoint
Posted on 27 Feb 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Border-area residents, upset with what they called an increased militarized presence in their community, began an effort Wednesday to monitor Border Patrol actions at a federal immigration checkpoint about 25 miles north of the U.S.-Mexico border... Read More

Bisbee, Arizona: 'Invaded by Border Patrol'
Posted on 13 Jan 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Honey, I've lived here all my life. This is all I know. I thought we were better off before the Border Patrol invaded us," said Annette Walton, 53, as she served coffee and burgers to regulars at her diner, Our Place Cafe in South Bisbee... Read More

Racial Profiling at Arizona Border Checkpoint: Report
Posted on 21 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"An Arivaca residents group called for an investigation of alleged racial profiling by U.S. Border Patrol agents at the checkpoint on Arivaca Road outside of Amado, based on a report it produced on volunteers’ monitoring of the checkpoint.... Read More