Catherine E. Shoichet and Tom Watkins
January 3, 2014
Sergio Garcia’s parents brought him to the United States from Mexico nearly two decades ago. He’s been waiting for a green card ever since.
But there’s one thing the undocumented immigrant no longer has to wait for, according to a California Supreme Court ruling on Thursday: his law license.
Garcia can be admitted to California’s state bar and legally practice as a lawyer there, the court ruled.