Illegal Immigration

Police officers keep a close watch on people demonstrating in support of and against the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act outside the U.S. Supreme Court Building on March 26, 2012 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Supreme Court Strikes Down Most Of Arizona Immigration Law

The Supreme Court struck down key provisions of Arizona’s crackdown on immigrants Monday but said a much-debated portion on checking suspects’ status could go forward.

06/25/2012

Governor Deval Patrick

Keller @ Large: One-On-One With Gov. Patrick

Political analyst Jon Keller spoke with Governor Deval Patrick about the local economy and the Secure Communities program.

05/17/2012

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Secure Communities Program Takes Effect In Massachusetts

A federal program aimed at identifying illegal immigrants arrested for crimes has gone into effect in Massachusetts, despite concerns raised by Gov. Deval Patrick and others.

05/15/2012

(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Secure Communities To Go Into Effect In Mass. Despite Protests

The information sharing program will go into effect in Massachusetts on Tuesday.

05/09/2012

Dan Rea

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Sorry About The Hit And Run Accident. I’ll Just Go Home Now.

That’s not how it’s supposed to work…

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–05/06/2012

View of New Bedford (Photo Credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Proposal Could Make Some New Bedford Illegal Immigrants “Good Residents”

Illegal immigrants in New Bedford may soon get some protection from the city.

04/11/2012

Matthew Denice. (Family Photo)

Denice Family Supports Bill Cracking Down On Illegal Immigrants

Cracking down on illegal immigrants in Massachusetts made for an emotional debate at the Statehouse on Tuesday.

02/28/2012

Alfredo Romero Posada in Somerville District Court Nov. 18

Somerville Assault Suspect In US Illegally

The suspect charged in a string of attacks on women in Somerville is in the country illegally, officials with the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement confirmed Monday.

11/21/2011

(AP Graphic)

Local Employers Who Hire Illegal Immigrants Could Face Jail Time

Employers who hire illegal immigrants could face jail time, under the terms of a bill that’s being reviewed by a legislative committee.

10/09/2011

Deval Patrick

Gov. Patrick Says State Is Doing Its Part To Combat Illegal Immigration

The recent violence involving illegal immigrants has prompted several sheriff’s to turn up the heat on Governor Patrick.

09/27/2011

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