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MIT janitor calls his jail release a Christmas 'miracle'


December 22, 2017

BOSTON (AP) — Sitting in a Boston jail for nearly six months, Francisco Rodriguez-Guardado wondered how he'd spend the holidays away from his family.

Instead, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology janitor whose deportation case became a rallying cry for opponents of President Donald Trump's immigration crackdown was able to surprise his wife and three young children by returning home Thursday.

"My first daughter came home from school, and she didn't expect me to be home," he said Friday, speaking in a park near his home in Chelsea, Massachusetts. "When she saw me, she jumped on me, sh...

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