Tracey Washington and her sons, 13 and 5 years old, were scheduled to be deported by Friday after the older boy was charged with punching his classmate over the pocket change.
Family Facing Deportation Gets Reprieve
MIAMI - JANUARY 19: A Customs and Border Protection officer works at the passport control area January 19, 2007 at Miami International Airport in Miami, Florida. Starting January 23, 2007 new passport regulation will require all travelers coming into the U.S. from Canada, the Caribbean and Mexico by air must have a passport. Travelers returning by land or sea will be required to show passports by January 1, 2008. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
Updated at 8:50 AM PDT on Thursday, Mar 4, 2010