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Last year, Abbie Arevalo, a domestic violence survivor, was ordered deported to Honduras, her home country she fled after years of abuse at the hands of an ex-partner. In June 2018, she decided to seek sanctuary in a Richmond church, likely saving her own life. On Thursday, family members and supporters marched, prayed and held a 24-hour vigil to mark the one-year anniversary of her entry into sanctuary.