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Recent Events Empower US Border Patrol, Immigration Advocates Warn

The acquittal of CBP Agent Lonnie Swartz sends the wrong message to Border Patrol agents, the ACLU says.

Federal Judge Denies President's Asylum Plan

President Trump wants to deny asylum to migrants who cross to the U.S. outside of official ports of entry.

Nogales Residents Feel Economic Impact of Razor Wire on Border Fence

Nogales city officials say they have been forced to cut holiday bonuses in half for 300 city employees.

Report: Deporting Mexican Men Harms US Families

The report from immigration advocacy group Kino Border Initiative shows families of deported Mexican men are suffering.

Border Rights Advocates Rally Against Troop Buildup

Groups are decrying the U.S. military deployment to meet a caravan moving through Mexico.

CBP Readies for Troops, Migrant Caravan

Federal troops started arriving over the weekend in Tucson.

Tucson Immigration Officials Release More Than 700 Asylum Seekers From Detention

Homeland Security says there just isn't enough room at ICE family detention centers to accommodate a rise in asylum-seeking families.

2,700 Scientists: Planned Border Wall a Threat to Biodiversity

Scientists from 47 countries reviewed a scientific paper and concluded Trump's border wall will be an ecological disaster.

Immigration Attorneys Struggle to Defend Central Americans with New Asylum Policy

Immigrants fleeing Central America because of gang violence can no longer ask for U.S. asylum.

Phoenix Shelter Employee Charged With Molesting Immigrant Child

Southwest Key operates 26 shelters for immigrant children in Arizona, California and Texas.

17-Year-Old Guatemalan Girl Fears Deportation

Father and daughter have been told their asylum case will likely be turned down.

17-Year-Old Runs Away From Tucson Facility for Migrant Children

Southwest Key operates a facility under contract by immigration officials to hold immigrant children under the age of 17.

Separated and Reunited, Father and Daughter Await Asylum Hearing

17 year old Jesse Tomas and her father have found a temporary home after being separated at the border.

Judge: Trump Administration Must Give Asylum Seekers Due Process

The ruling means that the administration cannot use indefinite detention as a weapon to deter asylum seekers.

Sheriff Napier: Illegal Immigration and Border Security Are Separate Issues

The Pima County sheriff also said Operation Stonegarden and other federal grants are held up for political reasons.

Prominent Arizona Family Stands Against Trump Border Policies

The daughter of former Arizona Governor Raul Castro joins demonstrators at the border.

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