An Arizona Teacher Helped Migrants. Jurors Can’t Decide if It Was a Crime.

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    I don't consider providing humanitarian aid (water & food) a crime, not to mention that the jury deadlocked!

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    Trial begins in the case of ASU teacher charged with harboring undocumented immigrants


    The federal trial of ASU faculty associate Scott Warren's aid to undocumented immigrants officially began following a press conference and jury selection in Tucson on Wednesday. Warren, a volunteer with the humanitarian group No More Deaths, was arrested by U.S. Border Patrol in Ajo, Arizona, on suspicion of concealing, harboring or shielding two undocumented immigrants in January 2018. Warren faces felony charges on counts of "harboring illegal aliens" and "conspiricy to transport and harbor illegal aliens," according to court reccords, and could face up to 20 years in federal prison if convicted. No Más Muertes ASU, a student branch of ...


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    COLUMN: The Good Samaritan has no place when compassion is a crime

    To even a casual observer of American history, it’s obvious we’ve long had a problematic deficiency of empathy in this country. From slavery to Jim Crow, segregation, Japanese internment, persistent discrimination against minorities, women and LGBTQ people, and systemic poverty and food insecurity in one of the wealthiest nations in the world, we, as a society, are well-practiced in not really giving a crap about our fellow human beings. But, our penchant for nonchalant inhumanity has taken a darker turn recently, with the criminalization of compassion along our southern border. This issue goes back before the current administration, to presidencies ...


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