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On December 3, 2021, after months of advocacy, Ms. Q was finally released from ICE custody at the Rensselaer County Jail. Today, we hear an interview that Hudson Mohawk Magazine producer, Elizabeth Press did with Ms.Q's lawyer, Sophia Genovese. The link to the toolkit to urge Gov. Hochul to grant Ms. Q a pardon is: https://tinyurl.com/bdfbrwa7 And, as a reminder, Rensselaer County is the only county in New York where the sheriff has handed over control of some of his officers to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement by participating in the 287(g) program.