Border and Immigration

150 Arizona Guard Troops to be Deployed Along Border

Apr 6, 2018 Federal Government will pay all the cost, according to Gov. Doug Ducey.

AZ Legislature Tells Congress to Stop Forcing Nogales to Pay for Sewer Line

Apr 5, 2018 State lawmakers are getting involved in a dispute over the cross-border sewer pipe.

Gov. Ducey 'Welcomes Deployment' of National Guard to Border

Apr 4, 2018 President Trump is following his two successors in sending troops to the border.

Arizona Supreme Court Hears DACA Tuition Case

Apr 3, 2018 The case is a challenge to Maricopa Community College's offer of in-state tuition to DACA recipients.

Roundtable: The Future of DACA; 'Human Rights Tragedy' on the Border

Apr 2, 2018 Hear from the Pima County sheriff, an immigration attorney and a border reporter.

One Woman's Journey Through Border Patrol Detention

Mar 29, 2018 Also on Arizona Spotlight: Campaign finance curiosities in the 2018 Governor's race; and the co-founder of Cyclovia talks about building better communities for all.

Testing On Border Wall Prototypes Coming to an End

Mar 29, 2018 Expected to complete evaluation of prototypes this week.

Trial Continues for Border Agent Charged With 2nd-Degree Murder

Mar 28, 2018 Forensic expert testifies that blood-spatter consistent with being shot in the back while on the ground.

Attorney Reflects on Murder Trial of Border Agent Lonnie Swartz

Mar 24, 2018 Bill Risner has represented several plaintiffs in civil cases against the Border Patrol.

Tohono O’odham Leaders Meet With Interior Secretary Zinke During Border Visit

Mar 24, 2018 Secretary Zinke toured the Arizona-Mexico border and spoke in support of President Trump's wall.

Opening Arguments Delivered in Murder Trial Against Border Agent

Mar 22, 2018 The prosecution says the agent acted as judge, jury and executioner. The defense says the agent feared for his life.

Supervisors Table Drug Trafficking Grant

Mar 21, 2018 Board Democrats decide not to vote to accept grant until they feel conditions for Operation Stonegarden are met.

Border Patrol Agent on Trial for Murder

Mar 20, 2018 Lonnie Swartz is the first BP agent to be charged with killing a Mexican national in a cross-border shooting.

Rep. McSally Suggests Building Wall on Arizona-California Border

Mar 20, 2018 The proposal came during a White House discussion about sanctuary cities.

Secretary Zinke on Arizona Border: 'We Are Going to Build a Wall'

Mar 19, 2018 Critics point to humanitarian and environmental costs of border walls.

Supreme Court Won't Hear DACA Driver's License Case

Mar 19, 2018 A positive step for 20,000 DACA recipients in Arizona, advocate says.

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