A woman who sought sanctuary inside Denver churches to avoid deportation has been pardoned by the governor

(CNN)For years, Ingrid Latorre sought sanctuary inside churches in the Denver area. After a felony conviction in 2010, she lived in fear of being deported back to Peru and being separated from her two young children, who were born in the United States. Polis wrote that he did not have the authority to change Latorre’s immigration status, but said he hoped that her prior conviction would not stand in the way of her living in the US legally. “All I’ve wanted is to go home and be with my family,…

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