The current federal trial against No More Death volunteer Dr. Scott Warren was sent to jury deliberation on Friday, June 7, 2019. Warren is facing federal charges of harboring and conspiracy for what he sees as providing humanitarian aid to migrants in Ajo, Arizona.
This trial has galvanized local, national, and international support for Scott Warren and No More Deaths. Human rights and immigrant rights activists and faith leaders have flocked to Tucson to lend their support and bear witness to this trial.
On Tuesday, June 4th, Earlham College Border Studies Program convened a Community Panel entitled: the Scott Warren Case in Context. Panelists include Social Justice Activist Alejandra Pablos, New York-based New Sanctuary Coalition Executive Director Ravi Ragbir, Southside Presbyterian Church Pastor Alison Harrington, and No More Deaths member Marlena.
Earlham College Border Studies Program Academic Director and Instructor Geoff Boyce moderated the panel.
Jury deliberation in the current federal trial against No More Death volunteer Dr. Scott Warren will resume on Monday, June 10th. This has been part 1 of a series.
Recorded and produced by Amanda Shauger.