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Phoenix woman deported, activists arrested blocking ICE van

Unitarian Universalist minister, six others jailed overnight for blocking vehicle.

Elaine McArdle | 2/17/2017 | Summer 2017
Activists surround an ICE van transporting an undocumented immigrant

With other immigrant rights activists, Walt Emrys Staton (right), director of pastoral care and justice ministries at the UU Congregation in Phoenix, blocks an ICE van holding Guadalupe Garcia de Rayos. She was deported; Staton and six other activists were arrested. (© Diego Lozano)