PHOENIX — Activists are fighting the potential deportation of a Phoenix
father who was recently released from detention because of federal budget cuts.
The Arizona Dream Act Coalition is scheduled to protest the potential
deportation of Moises Navarrete Torres Thursday outside the Phoenix office of
Democratic U.S. Rep. Ed Pastor.
Activists said Navarrete should be allowed to stay in the United States with his
family. They said he was arrested in January while on the way to pick up his
Activists claim he was released in February when federal immigration officials
released thousands of detainees because of budget cuts.