Syed Jamal, a Bangladeshi-born chemistry professor who lived in the U.S. for decades, won a legal victory as immigration agents continue attempt to deport him.
"Whereas in past administrations, you would not see someone with such a profoundly sick child being asked to depart the country, now you are."
The family, said their attorney, is grateful and "hope this will be a benefit to all other military members."
"You can't run an effective military if you don't take care of the family," says an immigration attorney who works with military members.
An undocumented father-of-three in Washington state called 911 to report a trespasser and was then "hand-delivered" by police into the custody of ICE.