December 9, 2011
Undocumented Israeli to finally get green card after year in custody
It’s no secret that many members of Los Angeles’ Israeli community are undocumented. LA Weekly has a story about one, Adi Zinder, who has been held in custody by immigration officials for over a year.
Thirty-two now, Zinder was brought to the United States by his parents at the age of 10. Until yesterday, he had been held at a detention center in Southern California since fall 2010. Then yesterday his family was told he was being sent to another facility in Texas and then on to New Orleans.
Then suddenly the ordeal appeared to be over. Maybe the attention of LA Weekly helped:
Read the rest here.