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Illinois to allow immigrant licenses
Jan. 27, 2013
Illinois is the fourth state to allow undocumented immigrants to obtain a driver's license with a new law signed by the governor.
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.
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.
Undocumented youths get chance to drive
Aug. 27, 2012
Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Ohio are planning to provide licenses to immigrants who get work papers under a new federal policy.
Young immigrants line up at Navy Pier
Aug. 15, 2012
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security began taking applications on Wednesday for deportation deferrals and work permission under a new policy of President Barack Obama.
Durbin: Youth deportation reprieve to hold up
Aug. 14, 2012
The Illinois senator says any attempt to reverse the Obama immigration policy would spark a public outcry.
Durbin to undocumented youths: Beware of unscrupulous lawyers
Aug. 7, 2012
The U.S. senator warns the immigrants not to pay steep fees to get help applying for legal status under a new federal policy.
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