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MinnPost’s “New Americans” beat is dedicated to covering the state’s immigrant and refugee communities, chronicling the contributions and challenges faced by these groups as they transform the notion of what it means to be a Minnesotan in the 21st century.

At the center of one Minnesota man's fight to stay in the U.S.: a program to protect undocumented crime victims from deportation

At issue is whether deferred action related to a pending U-visa — given to those who've been victims of a crime — actually defers people from deportation.