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Authorities Find Bomb Apparently Targeting Immigrants in Arizona
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/06/27/authorities-find-bomb-apparently-targeting-immigrants-in-arizona/

A U.S. Border Patrol agent found a live pipe bomb while patrolling a known smuggling route west of Tucson on May 30, 2009, a classified memo released by a group that hacked ...

Arizona Tea Party Affiliate Promoting Hate Group Leader
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/05/24/arizona-tea-party-affiliate-promoting-hate-group-leader/

Arizonans who fretted that the recent cancellation of Glenn Spencer’s testimony before the state Senate Border Security Committee meant that Spencer would be prevented from ...

Once More, Border Vigilante Laine Lawless Flirts With Nazi Enthusiasts
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/04/27/once-more-arizona-border-vigilante-laine-lawless-flirts-with-nazi-enthusiasts/

Arizona nativist Laine Lawless, chief of the vigilante group Border Guardians, pitched a fit in 2006 after the Southern Poverty Law Center’s Intelligence Report published ...

Arizona Jury Hands Second Nativist Murderer a Death Sentence
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2011/04/07/arizona-jury-hands-second-nativist-murderer-a-death-sentence/

An Arizona jury has handed down a second death sentence in the murder of a Latino man and his 9-year-old daughter, who were targeted by border vigilantes two years ago as ...

Stung by Racism Charges, Nativist Leader Pulls Out of Rallies
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/05/20/stung-by-racism-charges-nativist-leader-quits-rallies/

William Gheen, the obstreperous head of the nativist group Americans for Legal Immigration PAC, or ALIPAC, has pulled his group out of all June Arizona rallies backing that ...

Fringe Nativist Sees Conspiracy in Murder Charge
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/05/14/fringe-nativist-sees-conspiracy-in-murder-charge/

Laine Lawless, the Mexican flag-burning leader of the vigilante group Border Guardians, has been one of the few anti-immigration leaders to support accused nativist killer ...

After Call to Arms, Nativist Extremist Leader Calls it Quits
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2010/03/26/after-call-to-arms-nativist-extremist-group-calls-it-quits/

A major nativist group known for its armed border patrols is disbanding.In a Monday E-mail to supporters, Minuteman Civil Defense Corps President Carmen Mercer said the MCDC ...

Website: Accused Nativist Killer Set Up By Hispanic Guards
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/08/24/website-accused-nativist-killer-set-up-by-hispanic-guards/

Last week, prosecutors in Pima County, Ariz., announced they’re seeking the death penalty for Minuteman American Defense leader Shawna Forde, who allegedly masterminded ...

Death Penalty Sought For Alleged Minuteman Killers
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/08/18/death-penalty-sought/

Prosecutors said they intend to seek the death penalty against Minuteman American Defense leader Shawna Forde and two other border vigilantes charged with the home invasion ...

Official Leaves Minuteman Group for ‘Patriot’ Movement
http://www.splcenter.org/blog/2009/08/07/official-leaves-minuteman-group-for-patriot-movement/

Providing yet another sign that major elements of the Minuteman anti-immigration movement are broadening their agenda to become part of a resurgent antigovernment “Patriot” ...