With recent Washington Supreme Court and U.S. Supreme Court decisions on their side, all three petitioned Chelan County Superior Court to vacate their pleas and re-try their cases, saying their defense attorneys didn’t properly inform them that their inform them that their immigration visas were at risk.
- Deport or court? Defendants seek to take back criminal pleas based on bad immigration advice (wenatcheeworld.com)
- Plan Would Add Lawyers to Contest Deportation Cases (nytimes.com)
- Immigrants can appeal convictions if not warned of deportation (tbo.com)