Update on Marco Saavedra’s case

Marco Saavedra by Steve Pavey

Photo: Steve Pavey / Hope In Focus

On November 7, 2019, the New York City judge who heard undocumented activist Marco Saavedra’s asylum argument in court said she would make her ruling by January 17, 2020.

It took a full 13 months beyond that date, but Marco has won political asylum! Read the full report on DemocracyNow! from Feburary 25, 2021.

Updated March 5, 2021.