5 men facing deportation

California governor pardons 5 men facing deportation

SAN FRANCISCO/March 30, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)— California Gov. Jerry Brown on Friday pardoned five ex-convicts facing deportation, including two whose families fled the Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia four decades ago. The pardons don’t automatically stop deportation proceedings, but eliminate the state convictions federal authorities based their deportation decisions on. That gives the men’s lawyers strong … Continue reading California governor pardons 5 men facing deportation