Immigration Law

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Armed Right-Wing Vigilantes Detain Migrants at Gunpoint in New Mexico
Posted on 19 Apr 2019 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Angela Kocherga, Albuquerque Journal, Apr. 19, 2019 "The ACLU of New Mexico is calling for the governor and attorney general to investigate an “armed vigilante group currently engaged in unlawful detention of hundreds of migrants” on... Read More

Undercover With a Border Militia
Posted on 3 Nov 2016 by Daniel M. Kowalski

Shane Bauer, Mother Jones, Nov/Dec 2016 - "I crawl out of the back of the pickup with my rifle in hand. "Keep your weapons nice and tight," Captain Pain orders. I am traveling light. Unlike the others, I don't view southern Arizona... Read More

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Texas Border Vigilantes 'An Accident Waiting to Happen'
Posted on 23 Sep 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"Two weeks ago, Maria Cordero and her family noticed they had new neighbors near their home outside Brownsville: A group of heavily armed men, wearing military fatigues, had set up a campsite on a nearby property. “We don’t know who they... Read More

A Texas Border Militiaman Reconsiders The Mission
Posted on 20 Oct 2014 by Daniel M. Kowalski

"For three years, Gilbert devoted almost all of his free time to chasing down undocumented immigrants in South Texas, a weekend warrior with a call of duty to secure the border. But Gilbert saw something in the brush that he hadn’t expected—ordinary... Read More