Fury after Gingrich encourages Republicans to politicize woman murdered by illegal immigrant

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In a story that probably sounds familiar to any woman who has run alone, the 24-year-old farm worker reportedly confessed to following Tibbetts, saying he was inexplicably "drawn" to her and that after he exited his auto to run alongside her, Tibbetts threatened to call the police - which made him angry.

The attorney representing Cristhian Bahena Rivera, the illegal alien accused of murdering Iowa college student Mollie Tibbetts, is arguing his client's legal status is simply a narrative rather than a basic fact.

Warren said policymakers must creat an immigration system "that focuses on where real problems are". Instead, she said, the network is pointing out that the murder suspect "shouldn't have been here" and that his immigration status "adds to" Tibbetts' family's "pain".

In this country, unfortunately, the Rule of Law, itself, and our law enforcement officials and our ICE officials who work on immigration and internal enforcement and all of that are under complete attack right now.

Both E-Verify and the Social Security Administration's program, immigration experts say, can be beaten with a state ID and a Social Security number belonging to someone else. The identification cards, per authorities, did not belong to Rivera.

"E-verify looks at the paperwork that people give to their employer", Nowrasteh said. But it's still pretty easy to fool the system, according to Alex Nowrasteh, an immigration policy analyst at the Cato Institute, a libertarian think tank in Washington, D.C. Rivera's father, a 43-year-old farmer, said he last spoke to his eldest child on Friday, a few days before Rivera's arrest.

Tibbetts, a sophomore majoring in psychology at the University of Iowa, was found dead early Tuesday.

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The state medical examiner has determined that Tibbetts' death was a homicide. Under the arrangement, the farming company pays the couples to rent the land but workers do not have to pay, she said. "And from that we were able to track his pattern and the routes in which he took".

Police allege that Rivera had been jogging near where Tibbetts was also jogging in Iowa.

Tibbetts, whose body was found on Tuesday, went missing while she was on an evening run in July.

"I don't want Mollie's memory to get lost amongst politics", Calderwood told CNN, emphasizing that she's speaking only for herself. Rivera said he became upset and "blacked out" at the threat, something he claimed he did often when becoming too angry.

So Rivera u-turned and "drove back to an entrance to a field and then drove into a driveway to a cornfield". He then drove into a driveway of a cornfield. She said the suspect has a three-year-old daughter with his ex-girlfriend.

Authorities said the complete autopsy could reveal more information regarding her death and lead to additional charges against Rivera.

Rudd said the harassment she faces is usually verbal, but sometimes a man will try to touch her butt or block the sidewalk so she has to run in the street to avoid "accidentally" brushing against him.