RTDNA, press freedom groups file brief in case of journalist facing deportation

June 20, 2018 05:39

RTDNA is one of ten press freedom organizations that today filed an amicus brief with the U.S. Board of Immigration Appeals in the case of Manuel Duran Ortega, a Memphis-based journalist who faces deportation to El Salvador following his arrest while covering a protest April 3. He has been incarcerated in Louisiana by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents since his arrest.