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Immigration judge gives Obama's aunt an extension

Zeituni Polly Onyango, 56, wearing a rust-colored wig, was captured in this cellphone photo leaving an immigration hearing yesterday in Boston. She is fighting deportation to her native Kenya. Zeituni Polly Onyango, 56, wearing a rust-colored wig, was captured in this cellphone photo leaving an immigration hearing yesterday in Boston. She is fighting deportation to her native Kenya. (TheBostonChannel.com)
By Maria Sacchetti
Globe Staff / April 2, 2009

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President Obama's aunt swept through immigration court in dramatic fashion yesterday after months in hiding, smiling broadly and saying "praise God" after a judge granted her 10 more months to fight deportation to her native Kenya. (Full article: 795 words)

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