Happy ending to immigration tussle

It has been just over a month since Perth GP Dr Cesar Sofocado received the news that he and his family would be able to stay in Australia. 

After a three-year tussle with immigration authorities, which was only resolved when Immigration Minister Chris Bowen stepped in, he was understandably overjoyed at the news.

“This is a big obstacle overcome and now our focus can be on my wife and our family as it should be,” Dr Sofocado said.

Dr Sofocado and his family moved to Australia in 2005 and applied for permanent residency in 2008. But between that