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The following story will move Sunday this week's Monday Spotlight, a feature showcasing the best off-the-news enterprise in the AP report:

IMMIGRATION-ZERO TOLERANCE

SAN DIEGO — California, which has long resisted mass hearings for illegal border crossers, has given in to the large, group trials. Critics call it assembly-line justice, but it illustrates the strain the Trump administration's zero tolerance policy has put on federal courts on the border. By Elliot Spagat. UPCOMING: 850 words, photos by noon.

The AP