Alleged Immigrant Smugglers on Trial The federal trial of three alleged members of an immigrant smuggling ring is now underway in Houston. In 2003, 19 illegal immigrants died while packed into a truck trailer along with dozens of others on a smugglers' run from the Mexican border. Jack Williams of Houston Public Radio reports.
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Alleged Immigrant Smugglers on Trial

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The federal trial of three alleged members of an immigrant smuggling ring is now underway in Houston. In 2003, 19 illegal immigrants died while packed into a truck trailer along with dozens of others on a smugglers' run from the Mexican border. Jack Williams of Houston Public Radio reports.