Jury deadlocks over activist who helped migrants in Arizona

Scott Warren, center, speaks outside federal court, Tuesday, June 11, 2019. in Tucson, Ariz., after a mistrial was declared in the federal case against him. The jury announced it was deadlocked in the case against Warren, a border activist charged with conspiracy to transport and harbor migrants, in a trial that humanitarian aid groups said would have wide implications on their work. (AP Photo/Astrid Galvan) RPAG201 RPAG201

Outside the courthouse, Scott Warren called on Americans to link arms with immigrants and give aid, a stance that activists claim is being criminalized in the administration's hard line on border control. The trial spurred protests, as well as attention from U.N. human-rights experts.

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