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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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December 12, 2018

Immigrant Justice District of Columbia, Maryland

Facing Deportation, Woman Takes Sanctuary in Maryland Church

Rosa Gutiérrez Lopez moved to the United States 13 years ago and had three American-born children. She recently checked in with immigration officials and was ordered to return to her …

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December 12, 2018

Immigrant Justice District of Columbia, Maryland

She was supposed to be deported, leaving 3 children. Instead, she hid in a church.

Gutierrez Lopez said she didn’t sleep in the days leading up to her Monday flight. She tried to hide her anxiety but her children knew something was wrong. Then a …

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December 12, 2018

Mass Incarceration Ohio

Protest over ‘inhumane’ conditions at Cuyahoga County Jail planned ahead of Tuesday council meeting

Organizers say the demonstration is aimed at protesting against the “inhumanity” at the county jail as well as demanding more urgent change from the administration of County Executive Armond Budish. …

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December 12, 2018

Immigrant Justice California

San Diego Migrant Shelter Reaches Capacity

The San Diego Rapid Response Network is asking state and local leaders for help to house migrants who have been released from federal custody while their requests for asylum are processed. Since …

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December 11, 2018

Clergy Organizing Vermont

Legislators call to help end homelessness

Hosted by Vermont Interfaith Action in Washington County, membership includes churches in the area, Good Samaritan Haven homeless shelter, Capstone Community Action, Washington County Mental Health, Downstreet Housing and Development, …

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