Public News Service – Lawsuit: Mother Murdered in Mexico After Wrongful Deportation

The murder of a young woman following her deportation to Mexico in 2009 has led to a civil rights lawsuit against the U.S. Customs and Border Patrol as well as Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Lead attorney Jennifer Harbury, Texas RioGrande Legal Aid, said the victim, “Laura S.,” was taken to the International Bridge just hours after she was picked up for a traffic violation, despite pleading with officials that her ex-boyfriend would kill her if she returned to Mexico.

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