Joe Judis has just been removed by an immigration judge ̵
1; he has been ordered to remain incarcerated until his deportation case is completed.
Joe filed a petition with the court earlier this month – where he appeared via videoconference – asking that he be released pending his deportation complaint. Now the judge has ruled and it is not in his favor.
He will remain incarcerated in an ICE detention facility in which he has resided since his release from prison in March, the Clinton County Penitentiary.
Judice's family lawyer, James Leonard, Jr. tells TMZ: "We are absolutely devastated. Our justice system has failed this family. We are now in favor of the Third Circuit Court of Appeal. God wishes they would bring this man home to his four daughters. "
TMZ broke the story … Joe's home and tired and being held behind bars and he feels he should be released from the ICE arrest while appealing. Joe says that The least the judge can do is see his family, especially if he is in danger of being deported any time soon.
As we have already reported … Joe was immediately transferred to ICE custody. when a judge ordered his deportation to his native Italy, after serving a 41-month sentence for conspiracy to commit
Joe appealed this decision and lost. But he again appealed to a higher court … and there we are right now. Joe wanted to be home in New Jersey with his family [
Joe has the opportunity to appeal this bond decision within the next 30 days, but Leonard says it's out of the table, and they just hold on tight to see how the appeal plays. for deportation.