Immigration articles

Latest immigration decree from Obama admin shows Latino voters cheated out of change

LatinaLista — State lawmakers across the nation, led by conservatives, have prioritized passing punitive legislation targeting undocumented immigrants to the detriment of the nation’s economic health. In the report, “2011 Immigration-Related Laws and Resolutions in the States” published by the National Conference of State Legislatures, “state legislatures enacted 151 laws and adopted 95 resolutions for

Illegal re-entry topped all other charges in country’s federal courts

By Cristina Rayas Cronkite News Service WASHINGTON – Illegal re-entry became the most-frequent federal criminal charge in the United States during the first six months of fiscal 2011, a pattern that was mirrored in Arizona during that period. From October through March, federal prosecutors filed 18,552 illegal re-entry cases nationally, more than any other charge,