Today the lives of 4 sisters from Central America–aged 16, 12, 10, and 5–have taken a turn for the better: A family court judge granted custody of the children to their mother and also issued a special findings order for each child. What this means is that all 4 sisters, who are currently in deportation proceedings, will now be able to apply for their green cards as special immigrant juveniles.
To top things off, the judge gave them lollipops as a bonus! All credit goes to Ala Amoachi, who managed to weave 4 convoluted stories into one clear legal brief.
Here is a picture of the children with their mother and stepfather: