genkernel writes: An Iraq War resister Kimberly Rivera who fled to Canada in 2007 has been given a deportation notice. The notice requires both her and her family to leave the country by September 20th. This is the second such notice they have received, the first being overturned on appeal for not taking into consideration the probability that Kimberly will face jail time if she returns to the US.
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