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Secure Communities To Go Into Effect In Mass. Despite Protests

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


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.


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.


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.


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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.


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.


Governor Patrick at the MEMA bunker,  August 26, 2011. (Photo Courtesy: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Keller @ Large: Patrick Clueless On Illegal Immigration Safety Crisis

Here’s a headline for you, governor: “Outraged Citizens Demand Clueless Governor Set Ideology and Posturing Aside and Protect Them.”


The bipartisan group of state lawmakers unveiled the new immigration bill Monday. (Photo by Kim Tunnicliffe)

Bipartisan Group Promotes Bill To Crack Down On Illegal Immigration

A bipartisan group of state lawmakers has unveiled a bill aimed at clamping down on illegal immigration in Massachusetts.


(Photo credit: Matt Bennett/Governor's Office)

Patrick: Sheriffs Seeking Immigration Reform “Grabbing Headlines”

Gov. Deval Patrick said three sheriffs traveling to the nation’s capitol are “grabbing headlines” in their effort for tougher immigration reform in the Bay State.