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December 12, 2018

Immigrant Justice District of Columbia, Maryland

Hounded by Trump administration, Virginia mother of 3 takes sanctuary in a church

“We’ve been in contact with the court so many times asking them to at least adjudicate the stay,” Perez-Casillas said, explaining that he eventually had to play a strange game …

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December 12, 2018

Immigrant Justice District of Columbia, Maryland

Madre salvadoreña que enfrenta proceso de deportación busca refugio en iglesia de Maryland

Aunque legalmente, Inmigración podría entrar a una iglesia para detener a una persona, no lo hacen porque son considerados lugares sensibles, según una política promulgada por Barack Obama que permanece …

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December 12, 2018

Immigrant Justice District of Columbia, Maryland

Bethesda church offers sanctuary to immigrant mother with 3 US-born children

A Bethesda church is offering sanctuary to a woman who fled violence in El Salvador 13 years ago and was told to return to that country after her asylum request …

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December 12, 2018

Immigrant Justice District of Columbia, Maryland

Facing Deportation, This Undocumented Mother Is Taking Sanctuary In A Bethesda Church

“We are here to bear witness that the immigration policies of this country are immoral,” said Alvin Herring, executive director of Faith in Action, a national umbrella group that encompasses the …

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December 12, 2018

Immigrant Justice District of Columbia, Maryland

Salvadoreña toma santuario en iglesia para proteger a hijo con síndrome de Down

Rosa Inés Gutiérrez López debía “autodeportarse” el lunes pasado a El Salvador, pero este miércoles se convirtió en la primer inmigrante en recibir santuario en el área de la capital estadounidense, …

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December 12, 2018

Immigrant Justice District of Columbia, Maryland

Salvadoran woman takes sanctuary at church to avoid being deported, separated from kids

Lopez has been in the U.S. for 13 years and has taken sanctuary in the church in order to avoid deportation and being separated from her three children who were …

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