Gerardo Noriega deportation decision delayed after protest (PHOTOS)

Gerardo Noriega, a twenty-year-old Smoky Hill High School graduate, will be able to stay with his family until at least December 5. He was granted a continuation at his second deportation hearing in Federal Immigration Court today.

Noriega moved to Colorado when he was nine and is the only member of his family who has not been granted legal resident status. See a photo slideshow from today's protest.

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