Dozens of people gathered in downtown Los Angeles to protest the detention of a 54-year-old woman who now faces deportation for living in the country illegally.
Teresa Vidal-Jaime was picked up by federal authorities after a massive drug bust at a Boyle Heights apartment complex where she lives. During the raid, her husband was arrested for drug possession and investigators seized more than 30 pounds of cocaine and $600,000 in cash, according to the U.S. Border Patrol.
Unbelievably, community organizers are protesting the raid, calling it unlawful. Seriously.
Read the whole story in the LA Times
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