These Researchers Dug Up The Remains Of Illegal Immigrants Who Died Trying To Cross The U.S. Border

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In June 2014, in a small city in southern Texas, forensic anthropologists disinterred human remains from 52 burial plots. Alarmingly, the researchers seemed to have discovered what the Los Angeles Times would later describe as “mass graves.” And underneath the earth, they found dozens of unidentified bodies.

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