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Alabama's Hispanic Students Back To School Despite Immigration Crackdown

AP | By JAY REEVES | Posted 10.16.2011 | Education

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- Educators say Alabama's tough new crackdown on illegal immigrants isn't keeping Hispanic parents from sending their children to sc...

Faith Leaders Challenge Alabama's Immigration Law

Posted 10.02.2011 | Religion

By Kent Faulk Religion News Service (RNS) Leaders of the Episcopal, Methodist and Roman Catholic churches in Alabama filed a federal lawsuit on Mo...

Obama Admin Files Lawsuit To Block Controversial Alabama Immigration Law

Reuters | Posted 10.01.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON(Reuters) - The Obama administration Monday sued to block enforcement of Alabama's new immigration law, widely considered to be the toughest...

Civil Rights Groups Take Harsh Immigration Law To Federal Judge

Posted 09.20.2011 | Politics

BIRMINGHAM, Ala - Civil rights groups filed a motion in Alabama on Thursday asking a federal judge to stop what has been called the nation's tough...

Churches Lead Opposition To One Of America's Toughest Immigration Laws

AP | By JAY REEVES | Posted 09.13.2011 | Politics

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- For some believers and church leaders, opposing Alabama's toughest-in-the-nation law against undocumented immigration is a ch...

Civil Rights Groups File Lawsuit Against Alabama Immigration Law

AP | By BOB JOHNSON | Posted 09.07.2011 | Politics

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) -- Civil rights groups sued Friday in federal court to block Alabama's new law cracking down on undocumented immigration, which ...

Bishop Calls Alabama Immigration Law Nation's 'Meanest'

Posted 08.16.2011 | Religion

By Greg Garrison Religion News Service (BIRMINGHAM) A new Alabama law that makes it a crime to offer rides to undocumented immigrants is the "meanest...

Strict Immigration Law Signed By Alabama Governor

AP | BOB JOHNSON | Posted 08.09.2011 | Politics

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama vaulted past Arizona on Thursday with what is being called the most restrictive law in the nation against illegal imm...

Alabama Passes Arizona-Style Immigration Law

AP | Posted 08.02.2011 | Politics

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- The Alabama Legislature passed an Arizona-style immigration law and approved new congressional districts on its next-to-last meeti...