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Catholic leaders hold Mass at border to urge immigration overhaul

Catholic leaders gather at the border fence in Nogales, Ariz., to celebrate a Mass for people in Mexico and the U.S. (Cindy Carcamo / Los Angeles Times / April 1, 2014) 

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-bishops-immigration-20140402,0,5339559.story#ixzz30ZFeaSgWCatholic leaders gather at the border fence in Nogales, Ariz., to celebrate a Mass for people in Mexico and the U.S. (Cindy Carcamo / Los Angeles Times / April 1, 2014) http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-bishops-immigration-20140402,0,5339559.story#ixzz30ZFeaSgW

NOGALES, Ariz. — It had been years since Maria Miranda of Tucson attended Catholic Mass with her son Jorge Lopez. On Tuesday, they finally did. But they were separated by the U.S.-Mexico border fence in southern Arizona. “I’m just a […]

Obama calls on Homeland Security to ease deportations

Activists gather outside the White House to protest deportations. President Obama has called on the Department of Homeland Security to enforce immigration laws "more humanely." (Brendan Smialowski / AFP/Getty Images / March 12, 2014) 

http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-obama-immigration-20140315,0,2060383.story#ixzz30Z8qZ7raActivists gather outside the White House to protest deportations. President Obama has called on the Department of Homeland Security to enforce immigration laws "more humanely." (Brendan Smialowski / AFP/Getty Images / March 12, 2014) http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-obama-immigration-20140315,0,2060383.story#ixzz30Z8qZ7ra

WASHINGTON — Under orders by President Obama to enforce immigration laws “more humanely,” Homeland Security officials are focusing on at least two major policy changes that would slow the pace of deportations of immigrants in the U.S. illegally. But the […]