Father's Day detention: Immigrant's family pleads for release

Father’s Day detention: Immigrant’s family pleads for release


Originally published by USA Today

"His daughters need him. I need him," Chica wrote in her op-ed. "His absence leaves a huge hole in the hearts of our family and our community. It feels like a death in the family."

She said her husband faced the threat of being deported to "a country he has not seen in almost a decade." She also said he is the family's main provider and a devoted father to their two daughters, the youngest of whom has a congenital heart defect.

 Read more:https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2018/06/17/fathers-day-immigrants-family-pleads-release-holiday/708456002/



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