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Court Cuts Immigrant Slack For Petty Offense

SAN FRANCISCO (CN) - The 9th Circuit held that an immigrant convicted of a "petty offense" is still eligible for cancellation of removal. The court allowed Mario Blanco to continue to fight deportation despite his conviction for receiving stolen property because it was not a crime of moral turpitude.

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