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Undocumented Immigrants May Get Less Time to Make Their Case

17 August 2017 No Comment
Aug 16, 2017
Courtesy Times

When Jonas De La Luz Jeronimo was picked up by the feds in North Carolina, his lawyer knew he needed to get to Jeronimo’s 4-year-old daughter. Jeronimo, an undocumented immigrant from Mexico, had four traffic violations on his record in the United States, where he had lived for more than 10 years. To keep Jeronimo in the country, his defense would need to prove that deporting him would cause his U.S. citizen daughter to suffer “exceptional and extremely unusual hardship.”

Undocumented Immigrants May Get Less Time to Make Their Case

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