Deported Veteran Miguel Perez Awaits Citizenship Hearing"Right now I'm with friends and family and that's the most important thing right now."
Gov. JB Pritzker Grants Clemency To U.S. Veteran Miguel Perez Jr., Deported To MexicoGov. JB Pritzker has granted clemency to U.S. Army veteran Miguel Perez, who immigrated to Illinois as a child, the governor's office said Friday. Perez served 7.5 years for a "non-violent offense" and was deported to Mexico in 2018.
Detained Vet's Supporters Ask Gov. Rauner For HelpFamily and friends of Miguel Perez hope a requested pardon from Gov. Bruce Rauner would prevent the feds from deporting Perez to Mexico.
Army Veteran Facing Deportation Asks Judge To Let Him Stay In U.S.Convicted drug offender Miguel Perez, 38, never became a U.S. citizen but was in the Army and served in Afghanistan.