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An ICE Arrest After A Workers’ Comp Meeting Has Lawyers Questioning If It Was Retaliation

Rosa Benitez and her 2-year-old son Brandon. Photo by Jesse Costa for WBUR.

Thirty-seven-year-old Jose Flores and his longtime partner, Rosa Benitez, have been living in Massachusetts for almost seven years. The Honduran nationals both entered the United States by illegally crossing the Southern border.

Benitez, 40 and with tired eyes, says she and Flores had to leave Honduras because of the violence.

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