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One byproduct of the crackdown on illegal immigrants are cases like Elvira Arellano. She's the woman who holed up in a Chicago church with her son, facing deportation to Mexico. Her son, born in this country, is an American citizen. So, when Elvira was arrested on Sunday and deported, her son stayed behind with his godmother. Many of the illegal immigrants swept up in raids have been in the country for years. Some have American-born children. Does this change your mind at all about the immigration debate? Or, are laws laws and need to be enforced equally?