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California Town Braces for More Immigration Protests

Residents and protestors attend a town hall meeting to discuss the processing of undocumented immigrants in Murrieta, California
Residents and protestors attend a town hall meeting to discuss the processing of undocumented immigrants in Murrieta, Calif. July 2, 2014. Sam Hodgson—Reuters

After turning back one bus of immigrants this week

The southern California city that became a flashpoint in the crisis over children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border is waiting to learn if the feds will try to send new busloads of undocumented immigrants—and whether the tensions on display earlier this week will flare up again.

Dozens of protesters blocked the road to Murrieta on Tuesday and managed to turn away a bus headed for a processing center there, and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement has not told local officials if any more are coming…

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