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New Mexico House Passes Bill To Repeal Immigrant Driver’s Licenses

The New Mexico House of Representatives passed a bill Thursday that would end the state’s practice of giving driver’s licenses to people even if they can’t prove they are in the country legally.

02/13/2015

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Arizona Lawmaker Wants To Tag Immigrants’ Driver’s Licenses

A newly elected Arizona state representative says he’s drafting legislation to add a “non-citizen” designation on driver’s licenses issued to young immigrants participating in an Obama administration program enabling them to avoid deportation.

01/02/2015

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Arizona Dept. Of Transportation Expecting Rush Of Immigrant Driver’s License Applications

Many young immigrants who are protected from deportation under new Obama administration policies are expected Monday to begin pursuing Arizona driver’s licenses.

12/22/2014

File photo of Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer. (credit: Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Appeals Court Blocks Brewer’s Policy Of Denying Driver’s Licenses To Immigrants

An appeals court blocked Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer’s policy of denying driver’s licenses to young immigrants who have gotten work permits and avoided deportation under an Obama administration policy.

07/07/2014

President Barack Obama is greeted by Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer (L) upon arrival at Phoenix International Airport on Aug. 6, 2013 in Phoenix, Ariz. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Brewer Urges Court To Let Ariz. Continue Denying Driver’s Licenses To Immigrants Avoiding Deportation Under Obama

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer’s lawyers are urging an appeals court to let her continue with a policy that denies driver’s licenses for young immigrants who have gotten work permits and avoided deportation under an Obama administration policy.

08/13/2013

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Judge Refuses To Halt Brewer’s Order Denying Licenses For Young Immigrants

A judge on Thursday refused to halt Gov. Jan Brewer’s order that denies driver’s licenses for young immigrants in Arizona who have gotten work permits and avoided deportation under an Obama administration policy.

05/17/2013