PHOTOGRAPHS SUPPLIED BY KAREN SAWYER OF THE ALVAREZ FAMILY IN TIJUANA, MEXICO
07/07/16/LONG BEACH/Infa Ortiz Alvarez with her children and supporters held a news conference, at Cal State University Long Beach, to unveil a formal
“Humanitarian Parole” request to the Obama Administration. The Humanitarian Parole request is asking to reunite Jose Alvarez with his wife and six U.S. citizen children, including one of who is a Marine veteran. JoseÕs deportation has sparked widespread concern over debate around statewide and national enforcement policies. (Photo Aurelia Ventura/ La Opinion)

PHOTOGRAPHS SUPPLIED BY KAREN SAWYER OF THE ALVAREZ FAMILY IN TIJUANA, MEXICO
07/07/16/LONG BEACH/Infa Ortiz Alvarez with her children and supporters held a news conference, at Cal State University Long Beach, to unveil a formal
“Humanitarian Parole” request to the Obama Administration. The Humanitarian Parole request is asking to reunite Jose Alvarez with his wife and six U.S. citizen children, including one of who is a Marine veteran. JoseÕs deportation has sparked widespread concern over debate around statewide and national enforcement policies. (Photo Aurelia Ventura/ La Opinion)