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Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Dateline DeQueen: Cockfighting and immigrants

Posted By on Tue, Jul 10, 2018 at 3:25 PM

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David Hill writes for The Ringer about Latino-majority DeQueen and a cockfighting raid that continues to reverberate there.

There's a little bit of everything, from the illegal pastime to ICE to young Victory Rojas' rce for Quorum Court to the local sheriff's changing view on the immigrant community — more benevolent until the Trump administration stepped up the pressure and instilled fear in the local population.

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