Friday, June 25, 2010

NJ Immigrant Advocate Quits Town Panel After Illegal Status Revealed

FREEHOLD — A Mexican native living in this country illegally has resigned from the borough's Human Relations Committee after his immigration status was revealed.

Juan Reyes of Howell stepped down from the committee June 7 following an Asbury Park Press report that referred to him as undocumented.

Reyes had served about three years on the committee, he said.

"I didn't want to make it bigger," Reyes said after the Borough Council accepted his resignation...

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