Saturday, August 23, 2008

Church shelters Liliana one year

Church shelters Liliana one year

Source: Ventura County Star - Camarillo, CA, USA

Author: Tom Kisken

Date: 23 August, 2008

A year ago today, the illegal immigrant moved into a small home owned by the United Church of Christ in Simi Valley. She came with her then 5-month-old son Pablito for sanctuary against the threat of being deported to Mexico. …

People who once protested at the church call federal authorities and demand Liliana's deportation as well as investigations into the church. Immigration officials avoid saying they won't make an arrest on church property, instead declaring they take action at "appropriate times in appropriate places."

The limbo continues, and no one knows how long it will last, including Liliana. …

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