The notary's immigration crime impacted a family of 19 and plunged them into despair and separation for ten years.
Quoted from the story:
A notary in Florida with a nice office and a $2,000 cash fee promised to file the paperwork, the couple said.
When they moved to South Carolina, however, the family hired a Hilton Head Island attorney, who learned the notary did not finish the job and that the Muller Renterias were on a deportation list.
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[***Note: I am assuming the notary was a man; the article doesn't indicate.}