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Save Father of 2 and Fiance of Immigration Activist from Deportation
Juan Antonio Ruiz Collazo was picked up by Immigration on the morning of Thursday 2/18/2016. Immigration officials came to the house at 5:50am on Thursday morning blocking his fiance in the driveway and refusing her to go to work unless she proved that Juan was not another person in the picture they showed her. She had gotten Juan out of the house to show the officers that he was not the person that they were looking for when they arrested him anyways and took him away from her as well as their two daughters Malina 7 and Alana 6. Juan was then placed in the Irwin County Detention Center were they refused to feed him for 2 days until he was assigned an A#208440129. Within Irwin they also changed his name so that his fiance was unable to find where he was located, fortunately he was able to finally get thru to me where he told me he was located. He has told the officers at Irwin that the name he was assigned is not his real name but they refuse to change it. Juan is a great man and an ever better father to his 2 daughters. He helps Jennifer with the kids as well as financially. I admit he did get in trouble in 2004 however Juan took care of the charge and served the time for it. Juan helps out in the community as well as runs his own handy man business where he has gained a lot of clientele and many more friends. Don't deport Juan over a mistake that he fixed 12 yrs ago. Don't deport Juan away from his family. It would be a travesty to his 2 little girls that miss him very much as well as his fiance. Please grant him a stay of removal.
Stop the Deportation of Victor Alfonso Mora Luis
Victor Alfonso Mora Luis is from Tierra Blanca Veracruz-Llave, Mexico; he came to the United States in search of a better life. On Sept. 5th, 2013 he was arrested in Somerset, Kentucky for public intoxication the first in his 9 years of residing in the United states that he has ever been in trouble. Victor has been here since the age of 14 years old and he is now only 22 years old. He takes care of horses for a living feeding, batheing, and maintaining them. Victor is no threat to the United States He is a well rounded individual that has many friends who care about him. If he were to be deported on a first offense such as this it would be a travesty. Please stop the Deportation of Victor Alfonso Mora Luis.
Release Luis Enrique Paez Requen
Luis Enrique Paez Requenez A# is 07399380 came to the United States from Aguascalientes, Mexico in 2005 looking for a better life. Well he found it, He met a beautiful young American named Saira conde . Luis and Saira have been together for 5 years and have been married for 2. They also have a 21 month old son together. Luis got an interview at the Juarez consulate for his I-601 interview trying to do the right thing but comes to it he had a warrant out for his arrest for conspiracy (Which they have no proof of) and now the CCA has custody of him he has a bond For 10,000 but also has a detainer on him so even if the bond was paid he would remain in ICE custody. Please help and sign this petition His son does not need to be separated from his father, his father is a great asset in his life and one of the most important assets when it comes to growing up in life. Please a Wife needs her husband and a son needs his father please sign this petition and ask for the release of Luis Enrique Paez Requenez!!!
Release Ariel Garcia Cruz
Ariel Garcia is a single dad raising two little boys each 2 & 3 yrs. old Ariel was pulled over by local police after picking up his kids from the baby sitter. Ariel was then apprehended after the cop ran his license plate and saw he had missed court for a broken taillight and driving without a license. Ariel accidentally missed court due to communication errors and him speaking little English, no translator was provided in order to ensure understanding. Ariel is a low priority case and should be released out of jail, he has already appeared at his court date and now the jail is trying to hold him for Immigration to pick him up. Ariel needs to be here for his 2 little boys, they only have him and without him they have nothing. Ariel is not a threat and should not be considered as one. Ariel came here from Mexico to have a better life and to provide for his family. Please release home from jail so that he can be with his 2 sons who desperately need him. Please call the Boone county jail and ask for his release - (859) 334-2143
Release Emmanuel Banda
I write to humbly request that you take action to immediately halt the deportation of Emmanuel Banda, He is a low priority case and he qualifies for prosecutorial discretion. Emmanuel has been in the United States for over ten years. He has a family and an American Born son named Isiah. Emmanuel was arrested suddenly after police showed up at his house unexpectedly and asked for an I.D. He gave them the only one he had which was issued by Servicios Hispanos to cash his checks. From there the Houston County Sheriff's department proceeded to arrest him and charge him with unlawful use of an I.D., Please keep in mind that this I.D. is not fake nor was he using it in an unlawful way. Emmanuel's bond of $1,100 has already been paid; Once paid Immigration put a 48 hour hold on Emmanuel. Emmanuel is in fear of being sent back to Mexico, where his city is riddled with drug cartel and he is in possible danger of his life. Emmanuel works for a local construction company and he has no previous record. He has American born son who needs his father here. I ask you to please help my Friend Emmanuel Banda if not for me please help him for his son!
Grant Antonio Joaquin his Asylum claim and let him remain in the United States
Antonio Joaquin is a dreamer that was picked up for driving without a license in Georgia. Antonio is described as a hardworking, quiet young man by his community. Antonio emigrated to the U.S at the age of 14 from Guatemala in search of a better life. He is always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need is dearly missed by his community. The last time Jennifer (Antonio's friend) spoke to him over phone Antonio said : "I want to thank everyone for the outpouring support I have received from people who have signed my petition, and those who have made calls for me. I never knew so many people cared about me. It's an incredible feeling to know that you are loved. I hope to get out of here soon so that I can see my family again. Being here is the worst! I would never wish this upon my worst enemy." ~Antonio I write to humbly request that you take action to immediately halt the deportation of Antonio Joaquin He is eligible for the NACARA the Nicaraguan and Central American Relief Act and would be a great asset to this country. On August 30, 2012, Antonio was picked up by state patrol officers for following too closely subsequently after stopping him for following too closely they arrested him for driving without a license. He has been released from Houston County Jail with a $1,700 and is awaiting a court date to be set with Immigration. Antonio Joaquin came to the United States at the age of 14; he remembers some of what it was like in Guatemala but fears of going back due to the poor economy. He has resided in Georgia since the age of 14 and was going to register for GED classes next month. He works at a local shipping plant and plays soccer with friends everyday he is off from work. Antonio Submitted papers 6 years ago in an Asylum claim for the Nicaraguan and Central American Relief Act So that he can be a permanent resident of the United States. His father is a permanent legal resident of the United States and was granted that through his Asylum Claim through the Nicaraguan and Central American Relief Act. He has family in Georgia, his brother, his sister-in-law, and his two nephews who would desperately miss him if he were gone. He is a model citizen and has no previous record. Please help my friend.
Do not allow the KKK to Adopt a mile of Route 15 in Georgia
Ku Klux Klan, often abbreviated KKK and informally known as the Klan, is the name of three distinct past and present far-right organizations in the United States, which have advocated extremist reactionary currents such as white supremacy, white nationalism, and anti-immigration, historically expressed through terrorism. Since the mid-20th century, the KKK has also been anti-communist. The current manifestation is splintered into several chapters with no connections between each other; it is classified as a hate group. It is estimated to have between 3,000 and 5,000 members as of 2012. Georgia has been participating in the Adopt-A-Highway program for more than 20 years. The program provides advertising for sponsors who agree to clean a stretch of road on a sign posted along the stretch. "Any civic-minded organization, business, individual, family, city, county, state, or federal agency is welcome to volunteer in the Georgia Adopt-A-Highway program," the DOT website says. The Southern Poverty Law Center, which monitors hate groups, lists the KKK as "the most infamous -- and oldest -- of American hate groups." "Over the years since it was formed in December 1865, the Klan has typically seen itself as a Christian organization, although in modern times Klan groups are motivated by a variety of theological and political ideologies," the law center's website says. Having the KKK being able to adopt a highway is providing them with a good image when in fact everything they stand for is the exact opposite. What will we have next the Adolf Hitler superhighway. Georgia already implemented HB-87 an anti-immigration law that gave the state a bad rep do we want to worsen that rep by having the KKK adopt a highway? No I do not think so. If they want to adopt a highway they can do it under a different organization but not the KKK. Please do not allow them to adopt the highway.
Stop the Deportation of Rigoberto Torruco Pina
I need him here because he is the sole provider for our family. He is a wonderful father and boyfriend. He is a very important part of our life. We just purchased a new home for our family. He is very involved in our daughter’s life as well as my family’s life. I do not work and I’m unable to work due to I don’t have an education. Please keep my daughters father her. He has been here for 7 years and never got into trouble. He was racially profiled in Houston County Georgia and pulled over for "slick tires". He has been taken out of the Houston County Jail in Perry Georgia. His Bond is paid in full and we are waiting for his release. Unfortunately ICE has put a hold on him and they are supposed to be picking him up within 48 hours of when the bond was paid. Houston County jail held him against his will for over 48hours so that ICE could pick him up. He is now currently in Stewart Dentention Center in Lumpkin Georgia please sign and share this petition to help My daughter and I get our father/husband back in our lives.
Label the Term "Anchor baby" as derogatory or Remove it from the dictionary
In the American Heritage Dictionary the term Anchor baby is as defined - A child born to a noncitizen mother in a country that grants automatic citizenship to children born on its soil, especially such a child born to parents seeking to secure eventual citizenship for themselves and often other members of their family. The term is a derogatory statement and should be labeled as such. The definition of the word makes it sound like the purpose of undocumented people coming to a country is to intentionally have babies only to secure them a spot for later citizenship. This definition is simply not true and it is no one's sole purpose to do to use their children in such a way. it's dehumanizing, an attack on an innocent child and says more about the user of such a term than the one being labeled. So we need to label this term a derogatory or remove it from the dictionary!