Immigration

People At DMV

Judge Clears Way For Thousands Of Immigrants In Arizona To Get Driver’s Licenses

A judge cleared the way Thursday for thousands of young immigrants in Arizona who are protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy to get driver’s licenses.

19 hours ago

Joe Arpaio Speaking

Arpaio Disbanding Squad That Has Arrested More Than 700 Immigrants

An Arizona sheriff known for crackdowns on people living in the country illegally is giving up his last major foothold in immigration enforcement efforts that won him popularity among voters but gradually were reined in by Washington and the courts.

19 hours ago

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Sheriff To Halt Squad Targeting Immigrant ID Theft

An Arizona sheriff known for arresting hundreds of immigrants in the country illegally on charges of finding work using fake or stolen identities is planning to close the controversial squad that investigates such cases.

12/18/2014

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Kilova Still In Federal Custody

Family waits for a chance to see accused hit and run driver

12/17/2014

Undocumented Mexican immigrants walk after illegally crossing the U.S.-Mexico border border into Arizona. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Many Deported Immigrants Don’t Recover Belongings

About a third of the immigrants deported from the U.S.-Mexico border don’t recover belongings that were seized during their arrest, according to a report from a humanitarian group released Wednesday.

12/10/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks at the Copernicus Community Center on November 25, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. Obama discussed the executive actions he is taking to address the country's immigration system. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Utah To Scrap Parts Of Immigration Law Under Deal

In the latest sign that the anti-immigrant sentiment has faded in conservative Utah, state officials agreed Tuesday to scrap three key provisions in its controversial 2011 immigration law and limit another in a settlement with the American Civil Liberties Union.

11/25/2014

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about his executive action on U.S. immigration policy at Del Sol High School on November 21, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Obama outlined a plan on Thursday to ease the threat of deportation for about 4.7 million undocumented immigrants.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Obama Leaves Vegas After Touting Immigrant Order, Playing Golf With Derek Jeter

President Barack Obama has left Las Vegas after touting his executive order on immigration and playing golf with retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter and Tiger Woods’ former instructor, Butch Harmon.

11/23/2014

Photo Credit:  CBS Las Vegas

President Obama Weekending In Las Vegas

President Barack Obama spending the weekend

11/21/2014

US President Barack Obama delivers remarks on immigration reform at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas, Nevada, January 29, 2013. (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Immigration Watchers Gather To Watch Obama Speech

Groups closely tracking President Obama’s expected immigration announcement are gathering in Las Vegas and Reno to watch the president reveal his plans on TV.

11/20/2014

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Ex-Lawmaker Resigns Arizona GOP Post Over Remarks

Former Arizona legislator Russell Pearce has resigned a top leadership position in the state Republican Party following backlash to remarks advocating mandatory contraception or sterilization for people on Medicaid.

09/15/2014

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