Md. high court says youngster can apply for special immigrant status

Court of Appeals issues second such order in two months.

ANNAPOLIS -- Maryland’s top court has ordered that a young Guatemalan immigrant be permitted to remain with his uncle in Lanham while applying for special U.S. residency status and likely citizenship. In its three-page order Friday, the Court of Appeals cited “uncontested” evidence that the youngster “suffered parental abuse and neglect” in his homeland. The high court ...

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