TITLE

People Smugglers Inc

AUTHOR(S)
Zarembo, Alan
PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Newsweek;9/13/1999, Vol. 134 Issue 11, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses illegal immigration from Mexico to the United States and the role of smugglers known as coyotes. US policies that have affected illegal immigration through Arizona; Economics and organization of the people-smuggling business; Penalties and US Border Patrol efforts to contain it.
ACCESSION #
2234883

 

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