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Apr 11, 2014 5:26 AM

Immigration Protests At Civil Rights Summit

AUSTIN - Dozens of immigration reform activists took to the streets of Austin on Thursday, as President Obama visited to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act.

The protesters want action on immigration reform -- calling on the President to use executive orders to halt deportations.

Police arrested three people after they chained themselves to a statue of Martin Luther King Junior.

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