Immigration Issues
6:00 am
Tue April 15, 2014

Mexican Teen With Arkansan Roots Awaits Judge's Ruling On Deportation

Mariana Soto, left, with sister Marisol.
Mariana Soto, left, with sister Marisol.
Credit Jacqueline Froelich / KUAF

Today, a 20-year-old undocumented immigrant, who has grown up for the majority of her life in Pea Ridge, Arkansas will go before a federal judge to see whether she will be deported.

Marisol Soto’s story is one of many in the United States as debates about immigration reform are stalled in the US Congress. Reporter Jacqueline Froelich of KUAF in Fayetteville has this immigration story.