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Durbin unhappy about compromises in immigration bill
Jul. 8, 2013
Sen. Durbin spoke with immigrant community leaders at an invitation-only forum in Chicago on Monday about the Senate bill and prospects for a House bill.
Gay rights orgs: Don’t leave us out of immigration bills
Apr. 24, 2013
Some Illinois gay rights groups are concerned they’ll be left out of an immigration overhaul in Congress.
Cook County immigration policy challenged
Apr. 22, 2013
Invoking the Boston Marathon bombings, a national group has filed a lawsuit aimed at an ordinance that requires jail personnel to disregard federal immigration detainers.
Lawyers: New path to citizenship too risky
Mar. 4, 2013
Some immigration attorneys steer undocumented clients away from a “family unity” effort of President Obama’s administration.
New ‘family unity’ rule will help Illinois immigrants
Jan. 3, 2013
The path to lawful status is about to get shorter for some foreign nationals in the country illegally.
Lawmakers OK drivers' licenses for illegal immigrants
Nov. 29, 2012
As the busy veto session continues, an Illinois Senate Committee advanced the licensing plan.
Joliet detention-center talks include private prison firm
Oct. 26, 2012
A city official has a “conversation” with Corrections Corporation of America about building a facility to hold immigrants awaiting deportation.
Immigration offer ties roommates in knots
Oct. 19, 2012
What would keep an undocumented youth from applying for permission to stay in the United States for at least two years? The question has embroiled two Northern Illinois University sophomores.
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