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Immigrant Children Will Not Be Housed In The Old SSA Building

Baltimore officials say a vacant downtown office building is no longer being considered as a place to house immigrant children.

06/12/2014

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Immigrant Driver’s License Law Taking Effect

Immigrants living in the U.S. illegally will be able to obtain a Maryland driver’s license or identification card under a new law taking effect this week.

12/31/2013

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Md. Hispanic Leaders To Speak On Immigration Bill

Immigrant leaders in Maryland are expected to speak out as the Senate introduces its new bipartisan immigration bill.

04/17/2013

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Latinos Spur English Debate In Carroll County

Carroll County residents are beginning to discuss and debate a proposal to make English the county’s official language.

10/06/2012

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Immigrants Learn The Language Of Area Driving

Every day, just before dawn, you can spot Christian Kuete, a 24-year-old pre-med student and home health aide from Cameroon, sprinting in his beat-up sneakers to catch Metro Bus 20 as it bumps to a stop along University Boulevard in Langley Park.

10/03/2012

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Immigrants Become Naturalized Citizens On Flag Day

Thursday marks a new life in America for dozens of naturalized immigrants.

06/14/2012

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Baltimore Mayor Bars Police From Immigration Enforcement

First, federal agents announce they would begin checking the immigration status of people arrested in Baltimore. Now, the city’s mayor has ordered police not to do the Feds’ work for them.

03/02/2012

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Report Highlights Positive Impact Of Md. Immigrants

A new report highlights the positive impact of foreign-born residents in Maryland and criticizes efforts to deport or deny services to illegal immigrants and their children.

02/09/2012

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Frederick County Sees Boom In Asian Immigrants

Officials say Frederick County is seeing an influx of Asian immigrants with a population that has grown to more than 10,000 people.

02/06/2012

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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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