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US-Mexico Border Arrests Drop To 1970s Levels As Economy Suffers

First Posted: 04/09/09 06:12 AM ET Updated: 05/25/11 02:05 PM ET

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Los Angeles Times:

Arrests of illegal immigrants on the U.S.-Mexico border have fallen to levels unseen since the 1970s as the ailing U.S. economy and enhanced enforcement appear to be deterring people from trekking north.

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