UPDATED A federal appeals court late today struck down a provision in Alabama's tough immigration law that required public school officials to check the immigration status of new students. The rulings from the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals upheld a key part of the Alabama law, however, and a simil...
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August 20, 2012
August 15, 2012
A nonprofit organization based in California offers practical advice to educators on how they can support undocumented students seeking relief through the Obama administration's deferred action policy.
August 06, 2012
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security will begin processing applications from young undocumented immigrants seeking deportation relief on Aug. 15.
August 03, 2012
An interactive map built around data from the U.S. Census bureau shows the concentrations of English-language learners around the country.
August 01, 2012
The Immigration Policy Center provides detailed look at undocumented youth who are potential beneficiaries of the Obama administration's deferred action immigration policy.
July 25, 2012
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July 20, 2012
The Southern Poverty Law Center has asked a federal court in Miami to strike down a policy in Florida that charges long-time residents out-of-state tuition rates if their parents do not have legal immigration status.
July 09, 2012
Asian students organize a new youth group in New York and New Jersey to push for DREAM Act passage and immigration reform.
June 19, 2012
A growing number of Mexican nationals are returning to their homeland where their American-born children must adjust to a new culture, lifestyle, and schooling experience.
June 18, 2012
The Migration Policy Institute points to capacity issues for federal agency that must oversee the new policy.