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North Carolina Church Rallies To Save Pastor From Being Deported

People of a church community are trying to save their pastor from being deported.


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SC Latino Forum Focuses On Immigration Law, Health

The University of South Carolina’s Arnold School of Public Health is sponsoring its second forum for the Hispanic and Latino community.


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NC Governor Vetoes Bill Requiring Drug-Tests For Welfare Applicants

Pat McCrory on Thursday vetoed his first two bills as North Carolina’s governor.


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NC House Immigration Bill Passes First Committee

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A bill granting driving privileges to those in the country illegally and authorizing Arizona-style detainment measures passed its first North Carolina legislative committee test Wednesday. A House judiciary committee approved the […]

CBS Charlotte–05/01/2013

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North Carolina AFL-CIO To Talk Immigration Reform

The North Carolina AFL-CIO is scheduled to talk about its support of comprehensive immigration reform.


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Immigration Overhaul? GOP, Dem Senators Vow Action

WASHINGTON (AP) — Side by side, leading Democratic and Republican senators pledged Monday to propel far-reaching immigration legislation through the Senate by summer providing a possible path to citizenship for an estimated 11 million people […]

CBS Charlotte–01/29/2013

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Justice Dept. Files Civil Rights Complaint Against N.C. Sheriff For Alleged Latino Profiling

The U.S. Justice Department has filed a civil rights complaint against a North Carolina sheriff over what it says is his systematic racial profiling of Latinos.


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Judge Stops Deportation After Woman Gives Birth

A judge in Charlotte has canceled the deportation of a woman to Mexico after she gave birth.


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Opinion: AZ Republican: We Don’t Want Middle Easterners Here

Republican efforts to promote hatred across racial and religious lines are heating up this electoral season. They have found a new warrior to promote the cause in Arizona, Gabriela Saucedo Mercer. Mercer has questioned whether Middle Easterners should be in the US “either legally or illegally”.


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Opinion: A Step Forward And A Step Back For The American Dream

Yesterday the Obama administration put in place provisions of the DREAM Act that brought many young people out of the shadows to participate in the American Dream. On the same day a judge in Pennsylvania let stand what may be the most egregious attempt at voter suppression in a generation.




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