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Fate of Former Arizona Detective Carmen Figueroa Depends on Immigration 'Discretion'
Posted on 16 Dec 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Carmen Figueroa was a good Arizona Department of Public Safety officer for 10 years, but now faces the possibility of deportation to Mexico. Whether she actually gets deported, though, depends. Will the system view her as a foreigner who infiltrated... Read More

The Youngest Activist?
Posted on 30 Jul 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Katherine Figueroa was playing with her cousins one Saturday morning in the summer of 2009 when she overhead a news anchor say on television that the car wash where her parents worked had just been raided. The 9-year-old stopped playing and rushed... Read More

Arizona Detective Learns She's Undocumented, Resigns
Posted on 12 Dec 2013 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"A detective for Arizona's state police force has resigned amid the discovery that she was living in the country illegally since being brought to the United States from Mexico by her family at a young age, the agency said on Wednesday. The former... Read More