A group of women looking for sons and daughters who were never heard from again after migrating to the U.S. traveled in mid- to late October throughout the country to plead for better immigration laws.
The U.S. Department of Justice filed the lawsuit to block Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's order giving troopers the ability to pull over and impound a vehicle, if needed, that is suspected of transporting migrants.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued the order after a family staying at a shelter run by Sr. Norma Pimentel's Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley went to a fast-food place after testing positive for COVID-19.
Handing out clothes, food and sometimes just providing a friendly ear, the sisters put into action one of the main missions of LCWR: "to collaboratively carry out their service of leadership to further the mission of the Gospel in today's world."