Scamming the Undocumented

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USC's Center for the Study of Immigrant Integration has reported that 10% of all the people in LA County are illegal immigrants. That makes this the national capital of immigration fraud. Saul Gonzalez has a special report from Sonic Trace, KCRW's Independent Producer Project.

 

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Maria Gutierrez (R) with her lawyer Gina Amato Lough
of the legal aid organization Public Counsel

 

You can read more about immigration fraud — in English and Spanish — and see photos of Maria Gutierrez at kcrw.com/whichwaylablog. For more stories from KCRWs Sonic Trace, which tells the stories of immigrants in Southern California, visit kcrw.com/sonic trace

Credits

Guests:
Saul Gonzalez - reporter for KCRW. Host, 'There Goes the Neighborhood: Los Angeles' - @SaulKCRW, Victor Nieblas - American Immigration Lawyers Association - @AILA

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Caitlin Shamberg, Christian Bordal, Saul Gonzalez