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Frederick Co. Advances Official English Proposal

The Frederick County Commissioners are reviving an attempt to make English the county’s official language.

01/27/2012

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Attorneys Argue In Illegal Immigrant Tuition Suit

Attorneys have given arguments about whether a Maryland bill to allow in-state tuition for illegal immigrants under certain circumstances should be put to voters in November.

01/27/2012

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Immigration Courtrooms Silent During ICE Review

In a trial of a politically divisive program, U.S. prosecutors in Denver and Baltimore are reviewing thousands of deportation cases to determine which illegal immigrants might stay in the country — perhaps indefinitely — so officials can reduce an overwhelming backlog by focusing mainly on detainees with criminal backgrounds or who are deemed threats to national security.

01/16/2012

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Immigration Scam Awareness Campaign Goes National

Immigration services scams are getting so sophisticated that fraudsters now advertise online with websites that perfectly mimic those of official government agencies, federal officials said Thursday as they rolled out a nationwide awareness campaign meant to combat such practices.

12/01/2011

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Immigrant Advocacy Group Accuses Baltimore Police Of Racial Profiling

Alleged racial profiling in Baltimore. An immigrant advocacy group claims Baltimore police are singling out people they believe to be in the U.S. illegally.

11/16/2011

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Challenge To Dream Act Petition Could Take It Off The 2012 Ballot

Marylanders expect to vote on the question of tuition breaks for undocumented students in next year’s general election ballot. But a challenge to the petitions that put the law on referendum could change that.

10/27/2011

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Court Won’t Look At Tuition For Illegal Immigrants

The Supreme Court has rejected a challenge to a California policy that gives tuition breaks to illegal immigrants to attend public colleges and universities.

06/07/2011

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Frederick Beer Week Celebrates Local Brews

Frederick Beer Week will celebrate local agricultural roots of brewing in Frederick from Tuesday to May 14 with events at local establishments featuring local beer and culminating in a Brew Fest with live music.

05/09/2011

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Md. Delegate Seeks Immigrant Tuition Referendum

A state delegate is trying to force a referendum on whether Maryland should allow illegal immigrants to pay in-state college tuition.

04/21/2011

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Group To Rally For Md. In-State Tuition Bill

A group in favor of a bill that would allow in-state tuition for illegal immigrants under certain circumstances in Maryland will be expressing support for the legislation in Annapolis.

03/29/2011

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Immigrant In-State Tuition Bill To Be Debated

A bill that would allow illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition rates at Maryland colleges under certain conditions will be debated in the Senate.

03/14/2011

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Md. Senators Debate Immigrant Tuition Bill

A measure allowing illegal immigrants to pay in-state tuition in Maryland has been amended to require them to first attend a community college in the jurisdiction where they went to high school.

03/09/2011

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