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Immigration activist takes sanctuary in Denver church


Added 03-15-19 08:22:02pm EST - “An immigration activist who was granted a temporary stay from deportation after seeking sanctuary in Denver churches has once again taken up shelter inside a house of faith.” - Washingtontimes.com

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DENVER (AP) - An immigration activist who was granted a temporary stay from deportation after seeking sanctuary in Denver churches has once again taken up shelter inside a house of faith.

The Denver Post reports lawyers for Jeanette Vizguerra (vihz-GEHR’-uh) announced that she will be confined to living in the First Unitarian Society of Denver church to avoid being deported to Mexico.

Her attorneys filed a federal lawsuit Thursday against U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, claiming the agency “carried out a yearslong campaign” to deport her without “valid justification” and due process.

ICE spokesman Carl Rusnok said in a statement that the agency does not comment on pending litigation as a matter of policy.

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