Oscar P. No Longer At Risk Of Deportation After 8 Year Legal Battle
- Posted on: Apr 20 2018
After an eight-year legal battle, Oscar P. is no longer at risk of being deported. The Cohen Forman Barone client is a long time lawful permanent resident who was first put in removal proceedings in November of 2009.
The charge of removability stemmed from a 1989 aggravated felony drug sale conviction. A lengthy hearing was conducted in New York City Immigration Court on December 15, 2017. On March 19, 2018, the immigration judge issued her decision, granting Oscar P. a waiver of removability