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Attorneys Suspect Motel 6 Calling ICE on Undocumented Guests

Original story at Phoenix New Times• 12 mentions • 1 week ago

Phoenix New Times 1 week ago

 
On a hot Wednesday in June, Manuel Rodriguez-Juarez, a 33-year-old landscaper, got into an argument with his live-in girlfriend. While he waited for her to cool down, he decided to check into a $45-a-night room at a nearby Motel 6 on Maryvale’s southern fringe, where fast-food restaurants and gas stations catering to travelers passing through on Interstate 10 sit alongside neighborhood panaderias and marisquerias. The front-desk clerk told him that he needed to show identification in order to reserve a room. Rodriguez-Juarez handed over the only thing he had — a Mexican voter ID card. Six hours later, he was ...
 
 
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14 Sep
Colorlines.com @Colorlines
RT @RaceForward: Attorneys Suspect Motel 6 Calling ICE on Undocumented Guests https://t.co/aziRqe5sI1 via @phoenixnewtimes
14 Sep
ken montenegro @kmontenegro
RT @JSCCounterPunch: Motel Snitch... https://t.co/5gwQKx6dZo
14 Sep
DREAM Team L.A. @DreamTeam_LA
This seems to be a corporate decision, to forward guest lists to ICE. Until we can get further information it... https://t.co/QnHz9Zh31b
13 Sep
Border Action @BorderAction
The front-desk clerk told him that he needed to show identification in order to reserve a room. Rodriguez-Juarez... https://t.co/Ez1o3H0TFK
13 Sep
Voto Latino @votolatino
Is Motel 6 Calling ICE on Undocumented Guests? https://t.co/BagyQNmj3V https://t.co/EeGHTa7ZmW
13 Sep
César @crimmigration
Attorneys Suspect Motel 6 Calling ICE on Undocumented Guests https://t.co/tMJaomRDMP via @phoenixnewtimes
13 Sep
aDREAMer @noDREAMdeferred
RT @JuanSaaa: He was watching TV, when he heard a knock at the door. He opened it. ICE agents were waiting for him. https://t.co/rH80DaqtIi
13 Sep
ACLU National @ACLU
Employees at two Motel 6 locations in Arizona said it was standard practice to share guest information with ICE. https://t.co/iAohLI7HC4
13 Sep
cindy ✡ quashie @KahyaTeh
RT @rebeccakmccray: On the off-chance you were planning to stay at a Motel 6....don't. https://t.co/m9CEXl6bto
13 Sep
Juan Escalante @JuanSaaa
He was watching TV, when he heard a knock at the door. He opened it. ICE agents were waiting for him. https://t.co/rH80DaqtIi