Monday, May 17, 2010
One of the hottest stories on the eve of the Presidential election in November 2008 was that Senator Barack Obama had an aunt seeking asylum and who had lived in public housing. Although the story has long been forgotten, "[a] Boston immigration judge has granted President Barack Obama's aunt, Zeituni Onyango asylum . . . . Immigration Judge Leonard I. Shapiro, after hearing closed-door testimony from the Kenyan native in February, granted her plea on Friday." For more details, click here.