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Immigration protesters gather in Murrieta but buses go elsewhere
Immigration protesters gather in Murrieta but buses go elsewhere

Dozens of protesters gathered Monday in Murrieta to challenge the expected arrival of buses carrying detained immigrants to a Border Patrol station in the Inland Empire city. But protesters waited in vain as the buses they thought would head their way instead traveled to a Border Patrol facility in San Ysidro, in San Diego County. Federal officials did not say whether the buses were redirected to San Ysidro, or were designated to go there all along. Still, organizers said Monday's turnout -- though smaller than on previous days -- helped accomplish their goals. “This is a win for this battle, but not a complete victory,” said Douglas Gibbs, who has helped to organize local protesters...

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