DUI to Deportation: An Immigrant Student's 'One Mistake'

Rigoberto Padilla has spent the past 16 years in the United States trying to avoid trouble with the law. The undocumented Mexican immigrant, 22, grew up in Chicago, attends college and dreams of being an attorney. But on a cold January night last year, Padilla's streak of good behavior came to an abrupt end after what he calls "one serious mistake": drinking under age and then getting behind the wheel. "I was watching the American Football Conference championship game with some friends and...Full Story
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