Jena Crime

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  • Spanish-language reporter faces deportation from U.S...

    Yesterday | via CBS News 

    Manuel Duran spoke publicly about his case for the first time since his arrest at an April rally protesting immigration policies the day before the 50th anniversary of the assassination of civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. in downtown Memphis. Duran is from El Salvador and he has lived in Memphis for years.

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  • Louisiana inmate arrested for aggravated arson

    Sep 18, 2018 | via KATC-TV Lafayette 

    A spokesperson for the Louisiana Office of State Fire Marshal says the fire started Sunday evening in an isolation dorm at the LaSalle I.C.E. Processing Center in Jena where 21-year-old Ulises Garrido-Zamudo was staying because of "discipline issues." The fire alarm and sprinkler system alerted staff of the fire, but according to investigators, Garrido-Zamudo refused to exit the cell for staff to attempt to extinguish the fire.

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