“Bad Hombres” Only? Ninth Circuit Federal Judge Slams Deportation Process.

Last week, the Ninth Circuit reviewed a petition for a stay of deportation for Magana Ortiz, an undocumented immigrant. While unable to stop the deportation, Judge Stephen Reinhart used a concurring opinion to blast the deportation as “inhumane,” and gave a heads-up to all hombres—good and bad—to review their immigration status in the United States now.

Magana entered the United States nearly 30 years ago, when he was fifteen. He has long been married to a