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Dangers of Illegal Border Crossings

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Dangers of Illegal Border Crossings

Dangers of Illegal Border Crossings

Dangers of Illegal Border Crossings

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More than 140 people died trying to sneak into Arizona from Mexico this year. In a live broadcast from Phoenix, Ariz., NPR's Neal Conan leads a discussion on the dangers faced by illegal immigrants trying to cross into the United States.

Guests:

Charles Demore
* Interim Assistant Director of Investigations, Bureau of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, U.S. Department of Homeland Security

Susan Carroll
* Border reporter for The Arizona Republic.

David Aguilar
(Border Partrol)

Wayne Cornelius
University of CA San Diego