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May 10, 2018

Immigrant Justice

Honduran is saved from deportation for two months

Marta Rodríguez took the trip of her life 13 years ago when she left Honduras to seek the ” American dream” and give a better life to her disabled son who stayed …

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May 10, 2018

VIDEO: WOMAN EMERGES VICTORIOUS FROM ICE FEDERAL OFFICES

Between tears and a plane ticket to his native Honduras , a mother of six children showed up this Thursday at the federal offices of the Immigration and Customs Service (ICE), thinking she would be deported …

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May 10, 2018

Immigrant Justice

ICE Has Eyes On New Immigration Detention Center Site

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, also known as ICE, is looking at a new site in Northwest Indiana to build an immigration detention center. WBEZ’s Michael Puente reports. Listen here

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May 10, 2018

Gun Violence

Faith Leaders Call For Termination Of Officers Who Fatally Shot Aaron Bailey

Religious leaders and protesters gathered before the meeting where a merit board will decide whether or not to fire two officers responsible for the 2017 death of an unarmed black man, Aaron …

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May 10, 2018

Gun Violence

Merit Board decides not to terminate officers in fatal shooting of Aaron Bailey

Two Indianapolis police officers who fatally shot an unarmed man last year will keep their jobs, the Indianapolis Police Department (IMPD) Civilian Merit Board decided Thursday. They were cleared of …

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May 10, 2018

Gun Violence

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Activists and clergy gathered Downtown to bow their heads and pray that members of a civilian review panel would fire two officers who fatally shot unarmed motorist Aaron Bailey. The prayer turned out to be …

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