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Waiting Game… Still.

Naz’s Individual Hearing today was rescheduled as a Master Hearing on the 26th, due to his dorm’s restriction because of the chicken pox scare. Don’t know why they changed the type of hearing, but ah well. So… We are still … Continue reading

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Making All Things New

UPDATE!! We’ve got some movement folks!! Our attorney Felice just informed us that Ms. Warder granted the writ (to set aside the original case). There is still more to be done, but just wanted to keep you updated. It truly … Continue reading

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Trib reports on Jack Harwell Detention Center in Waco

Commissioners OK jail contract without talk of ICE By Regina Dennis Tribune-Herald staff writer Wednesday December 28, 2011 The McLennan County Commissioners Court renewed an agreement Tuesday with the private company managing the Jack Harwell Detention Center without discussing recent … Continue reading

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Waco Human Rights/ Immigrant Rights Vigil

Waco Human Rights Vigil Highlighting Immigration Detention The vigil was a great success! It took place Saturday, December 10th 2011 in downtown Waco at Heritage Square. Thank you to Grassroots Leadership and Texans United for Families for traveling the distance … Continue reading

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Here we go…

UPDATE: Monica told Ms. Warder that Naz was going to accept the offer, even though we’re still praying for her to have a change of heart and see that it makes more sense to keep him on probation like he … Continue reading

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Better..but not BEST

Just got a call from Monica Saenz, one of our lovely attorneys. Ms. Janice Warder [the D.A. in Cooke County] has returned her call. Monica tried to reason with her, telling all about Naz’s recovery, his heart for our community, … Continue reading

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An offer from the Cooke County D.A.

NEWS: As you know, our attorney filed a writ of habeus corpus with Cooke County since Naz was not adequately informed about how his plea bargain in 2007 would definitely affect his immigration status. The hearing on Oct 21 to … Continue reading

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Oct. 21 Hearing Postponed

The hearing has been postponed. No clue yet as to when. Will let you know! Naz was not transported to Cooke county and our attorney was stuck at the airport in San Antonio with flight “issues”. The judge decided to … Continue reading

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Conference call info

PLEASE REFER TO POST TITLED “URGENT NEWS.” This info can/will be useful at a later date so it will remain on the website. We have a conference call set up so you can join in LIVE to know what’s happening … Continue reading

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Oct 21st Details

I hope that all of you have heard that the hearing is at 1pm on Friday (not 9am any more since it was rescheduled from original Oct 3 date). Our attorney spoke to the clerk at the court and she … Continue reading

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