Family affair

At a news conference at Little Flower Church, Arlene Torres spoke for her husband, Jose Gastelum-Cardenas, who is facing deportation. An effort to prevent the deportation is underway. Jose Gastelum is a member of the St. Michael’s congregation and there is an online petition for him at <a href="http://change.org/">Change.org</a>. Supporters are asking federal officials to exercise “prosecutorial discretion” to halt deportation proceedings.

At a news conference at Little Flower Church, Arlene Torres spoke for her husband, Jose Gastelum-Cardenas, who is facing deportation. An effort to prevent the deportation is underway. Jose Gastelum is a member of the St. Michael’s congregation and there is an online petition for him at Change.org. Supporters are asking federal officials to exercise “prosecutorial discretion” to halt deportation proceedings.

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