Immigrant Couple Wins Reprieve From ICE

Without assistance many cases, such as this one, could end in deportation. It is nice to see people advocating for this couple and working to allow them to permanently stay in the US and some day become citizens.

Immigrant Couple Wins Reprieve From ICE
By KATHY MATHESON
December 7, 2007

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A doctor and his wife who were ordered deported because of a long-ago error on their immigration paperwork have been granted an indefinite reprieve, authorities and their lawyer said Thursday.

Deportation proceedings against Dr. Pedro Servano and his wife, Salvacion, began Nov. 26 after all their appeals were exhausted.

The couple, well-known in their community, had asked federal officials to temporarily stay deportation proceedings against them, said their lawyer, Gregg Cotler.

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