Immigration

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Man Arrested In Arizona Has Been Deported 20 Times

Authorities say a man arrested after a high-speed chase in Pinal County is a native of Mexico who has been deported 20 times.

04/07/2015

File photo of the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Federal Government Spent Over $700,000 To Repair Downed Border Fence

The federal government spent over $700,000 to repair part of a steel border fence that was knocked down by debris from a rainstorm last summer.

03/27/2015

A U.S. Border Patrol truck monitors activity. (File photo. Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Border Patrol Agents Discover Cross-Border Tunnel

Authorities have discovered a tunnel connecting through Mexico and the United States.

03/16/2015

Joe Arpaio Speaking

Feds Decline To Participate In Settlement Talks With Arpaio

Federal prosecutors have declined to participate in talks to settle contempt-of-court proceedings against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and some of his top aides for violating court orders in a racial profiling case.

03/11/2015

File photo of Border Patrol agents. (Photo credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Study: Data Lacking About The True State Of Border Security

A new study found that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s inconsistent reporting of data can lead to a skewed perception of the state of border security.

02/20/2015

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Panel OKs Nevada Bill Extending Teaching Licenses To More Immigrants

CARSON CITY, Nev. (CBS Las Vegas/AP) — A bill that would make it easier for immigrants with temporary legal status to get a Nevada teaching license has passed its first legislative hurdle. The Assembly Education […]

02/18/2015

People At DMV

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

Courtroom Gavel

Federal Judge Grants Permanent Injunction Allowing Young Immigrants To Obtain Ariz. Driver’s Licenses

A federal judge granted a permanent injunction Thursday affirming the ability of young immigrants protected from deportation to obtain an Arizona driver’s license.

01/23/2015

Courtroom Gavel

Judge Bars Ariz. Officials From Enforcing Identity-Theft Laws Used To Convict Immigrant Workers

A judge has barred Maricopa County officials from enforcing two Arizona identity-theft laws that have been used to convict hundreds of immigrant workers.

01/06/2015

Border Patrol Agent

Assaults Against Border Patrol Agents Drops 20 Percent, Report Says

Assaults against U.S. Border Patrol agents have dropped again even as apprehensions of immigrants illegally crossing the border increase.

01/02/2015

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