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A Lufkin woman was struck and killed by lightning during last night's storms.Around 10:30 p.m., a 32-year-old I-HOP employee was standing in the parking lot holding an umbrella when lightning struck her,More >>
A Lufkin woman was struck and killed by lightning during last night's storms.More >>
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(RNN) - British officials are saying one man is dead and two others were injured in a possible terrorist attack in London on Wednesday.According to BBC News, eyewitnesses said man was attacked in a streetMore >>
One man is dead after two men attacked him in broad daylight with knives and meat cleavers. More >>
PHOENIX (AP) -
Before leading the way for other states to pursue immigration laws, Arizona passed a ban on human smuggling in 2005.
It has led to more than 2,100 arrests.
It also has drawn criticism for a tactic in which people who pay to be sneaked into the country are charged as conspirators to the crime.
A lawsuit that seeks to bar such conspiracy prosecutions is intensifying.
Lawyers defending the tactic recently asked a judge to throw out the case, while immigrant rights advocates seek class-action status that would let any person charged with conspiracy under the smuggling law to join the case.
Opponents say the law was intended for smugglers, not their customers.
Attorneys defending the conspiracy prosecutions say tactic doesn't conflict with federal law.
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