Convict Turned Youth Counselor Fights Deportation
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“My work is here; my career. Everything that I invested in prison is here. So I want to make a difference in the community,” Zheng said.
Several prominent politicians and community leaders have joined in a petition drive to urge Governor Schwarzenegger pardon Zheng as one of his final acts before leaving office.
“I deserve a chance to be able to utilize the skills I have to stay in the United States with my family and to continue to service the community,” Zheng said.