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Weekend Journal (Postville, Iowa: Immigration Raid) #899185

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jul 19, 2008
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) The aftermath of the immigration raid in Postville, Iowa, on undocumented workers at the Agraprocessors plant featured; scenes shown from the raid that removed undocumented workers and one-third of the town's population; details given about the plight of the illegal immigrant families who await trial. [US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Richard ROCHA†- comments on the fraud crimes.] [Waitress Nancy MEYER†- reacts; talks about the American dream.] [St. Bridget Catholic Church Sister Mary McCAULEY†, Paul REAL‡- talk about helping the immigrant families.] [Undocumented worker Maria LOPEZ†- {thru translator} comments on what the foreman told them about buying papers.] [Agraprocessors manager Chaim ABRAHAM†- comments on the situation.]
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