With the support and influence of the community, many times asylum seekers are allowed to continue their new lives in the US and remain with their families in safety. Vigils, protests, and letters and calls to members of the local government all help and contribute to those being threatened with deportation. Despite the seeming officialism and associated inevitability of a federal order of deportation, success is often met thanks to public pressure. With your help, many endangered lives can be easily saved simply by being allowed to remain in the US.
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