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City deportee gets reprieve

Juneau resident Ernesto Guillen packed his bags last week for voluntary deportation to Mexico and a painful separation from his wife and four children. But late...
A just deportation

Ernesto Guillen's (Empire, Dec. 28) wife, Gloria Orozco, quite incorrectly states that, "He is not a criminal" and therefore, "immigration...
Light a candle for Ernesto Guillen

I would like to voice my frustration in the Ernesto Guillen deportation case (Empire, Dec. 28), as my husband and I are in the same predicament. I realize that Immigration has a job...
Focus on the real criminals

This is in response to those who wrote that Ernesto Guillen (Empire, Dec. 29) broke the law and should be punished by being sent back to Mexico. Give me a break. Unless you are an American...
With all options exhausted, Guillen to be deported today

Monday evening was perhaps the last day Ernesto Guillen would spend with his family for a long time. He is an illegal immigrant whose U.S. residency may have been blocked by a bureaucratic...
Guillen leaves the state

Heavy snow and intervention by U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski kept illegal alien Ernesto Guillen wondering Tuesday whether he would be deported immediately after all. The U.S. Customs and Immigration Services said Guillen...
Citizenship the right way

I would like to know why some people in this community feel that Ernesto Guillen (Empire, Dec. 28) deserves special immigration treatment? He broke the laws of this country not once, not twice, not three...
Show compassion for immigrant

I recently came across an article in the Juneau Empire (Dec. 28), saying that Mr. Ernesto Guillen has been arrested in Juneau and is to be deported to his native Mexico. Normally I would have little problem with an illegal being...
Immigration should give Guillen a break

Vantage Point By Robert Hale, publisher of the Juneau Empire. It's a case like that involving Ernesto Guillen, a resident of Juneau since 1996 who is soon to be deported to his native Mexico for being an illegal alien, that makes you wonder...
Immigrant will be missed

...go I.N.S." about them getting someone out of Alaska and not even give second thoughts about this gentleman (Ernesto Guillen deportation, Empire, Dec. 28) being taken from his family, and being sent back to Mexico. If you could understand...


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