Sunday, February 04, 2018
Online Petition & Letter Outpouring Of Support For Kansas Scientist Facing Deportation
The struggle of a highly educated dad and researcher ensnared in an immigration debate has captured the hearts and minds of locals.
Take a look:
Fox4: Hundreds join letter writing campaign to stop deportation of Park University professor
An estimated 600 people showed up at houses of worship like this one today to write letters to government leaders trying to urge them to grant a stay of removal for his father so he can stay in the United States with his family.
An online petition to keep Syed in the US calls him a "well-respected Molecular Biologist" who has done research for the University of Kansas, Children's Mercy, Rockhurst University, and other entities.
As of this writing 13,909 have signed the petition so far . . .
Developing . . .