One Woman’s Struggle to Escape Her Fears

Following Annunciation House’s press conference this past Tuesday, the Dallas Morning News published this story about Rosa Carrera, a Mexican woman who sought political asylum here after members of her family were murdered in Mexico. After being threatened and harassed by ICE agents, she agreed to voluntary deportation, then returned to the U.S. afraid for her life. She is now in detention and faces separation from two of her children, who are U.S. citizens.

Says Annunciation House director Ruben Garcia, “When someone expresses well-founded fear and that agent doesn’t set a credible-fear interview, the consequences are horrendous.”detain_0814int

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