Immigrant fights to become California...

Immigrant fights to become California lawyer

There are 7 comments on the Bellingham Herald story from Sep 4, 2013, titled Immigrant fights to become California lawyer. In it, Bellingham Herald reports that:

But that was not all he wanted for his life. Working the fields and at a grocery store, he attended community college, studying to become a paralegal, and passed the California bar on the first try, a boast Gov. Jerry Brown, former Gov. Peter Wilson and nearly 50 percent of all first-time test takers can't make.

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BoiseBob

Rosedale, LA

#1 Sep 4, 2013
Two things California needs more of: Illegals and Lawyers.

“i hope we can change this!”

Since: Aug 08

usa

#2 Sep 4, 2013
anything short of deportation is TOTALLY unacceptable...
want to be a lawyer here, go back and apply for citizenship the RIGHT WAY!

Since: Mar 09

The Left Coast

#3 Sep 4, 2013
carey529 wrote:
anything short of deportation is TOTALLY unacceptable...
want to be a lawyer here, go back and apply for citizenship the RIGHT WAY!
Come on, it's California. How much worse can it get?
sheepleloveroyal ty

Pottstown, PA

#4 Sep 4, 2013
So his parents came here based on a emotional decision he wants the courts to rely on emotion and bias and not the law? What the heck, does he think he's presenting a case to the US Supreme court?

If they let this illegal alien practice LAW while in violation of the law what good is it having law to practice?

Now every other ILLEGAL will want the licensing and certifications only available to legal US citizens, residents and visa holders.

The cart is before the horse here. He needs to use his legal efforts to gain legal residency before a law license.

So if a Russian Law student studies and passes a US lawyer exam while in Moscow does he get a law license without US citizenship? Just passing an administrative test doesn't make you legal.
Sheik Yerbouti

Doylestown, PA

#5 Sep 4, 2013
We should trade our degenerate (c)rappers and ghetto thugs for productive men like this. The country would be much better off!
Gotel John

Fishers, IN

#6 Sep 4, 2013
RustyS wrote:
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Come on, it's California. How much worse can it get?
Tom Cruise 2b US president or CAgov?!!;-0
Dr Zugar

Montréal, Canada

#7 Sep 5, 2013
I am the great ancient physician i bring luck to you all that are having problems like all the above mentioned in your life and business example:financial problems, bad luck(like every thing you put your hands into gets seems not to work for you) or each time you go to an interview for a Job your are not given the gob or maybe you have a business and it is not moving forward just as you want it,you working working and for past many years you have not been promoted it may be in a Government house or a company,or probably you don’t have a job yet i advice you contact for spiritual counseling to break this spirit of stagnancy that is holding you from moving forward just as your mates are making success because in life no one is made to be poor.visit email:ancientzugarcounselling@ live.com and tell me your problems

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