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The immigration debate has really heated up lately, and legal developments have been occurring at a rapid pace. Laws have been passed and challenges have been filed, leaving immigrants in several states in a grey area. In this environment, it is important to stay up to date with the changes in the law. Fortunately, FindLaw’s Immigration News provides the leading source of timely immigration news, with breaking legal stories, legal insight from attorneys and a collection of articles from around the Web.

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  • Hillary Clinton slams Bush on immigration, women's health

    Wed, 05 Aug 2015 02:59:18 GMT

    DENVER (AP) — Hillary Clinton on Tuesday repeatedly slammed Jeb Bush and the rest of the Republican presidential field over immigration and women's health during a campaign stop in Denver.

  • 2 immigrants in US illegally are named to city commissions

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:13:34 GMT

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Karina Macias was elected mayor of Huntington Park, a small city in Los Angeles County, she noticed that many of its commissions were no longer active.

  • Despite rhetoric, border security less urgent in 2015

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 20:43:54 GMT

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — In the weeks leading up to Thursday's first debate of the 2016 presidential race, Republican candidates have sought to distinguish themselves from each other — and President Barack Obama — with ever-tougher positions on border security and illegal immigration, claiming current measures are failing.

  • Far-right group's poster campaign in Stockholm stirs outrage

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 18:27:04 GMT

    LONDON (AP) — A poster campaign by the anti-immigrant Sweden Democrats at a subway station in central Stockholm has stirred outrage in the Nordic country.

  • Report: 2 immigrants in US illegally named to city panels

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 17:10:28 GMT

    HUNTINGTON PARK, Calif. (AP) — Two immigrants in the country illegally have been appointed to commissions in a small city in Los Angeles County with a large population of people from Mexico and Central America, a newspaper reported.

  • Debate stage drama: GOP awaits top 10 announcement

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 07:16:57 GMT

    WASHINGTON (AP) — They crowded the stage in New Hampshire for a debate-style faceoff.

  • GOP hopefuls take on illegal immigration in debate preview

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 03:05:28 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's presidential class demanded aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration, seizing on a delicate political issue while facing off in New Hampshire on Monday night during a crowded and pointed preview of the 2016 primary season's first full-fledged debate.

  • The Latest: Pataki says GOP must unite around ideas in 2016

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 01:09:43 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • The Latest: Santorum says Fiorina good choice for $20 bill

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:52:39 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • The Latest: Carson says he's best able to solve problems

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:45:30 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • The Latest: Paul says he's a 'different kind of Republican'

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:33:18 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • The Latest: Rubio talks immigration at GOP 2016 forum

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:29:45 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • The Latest: Walker mocks Obama plan to fight climate change

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:10:40 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • The Latest: Bush takes questions on Islamic State at forum

    Tue, 04 Aug 2015 00:01:05 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • GOP lash out at illegal immigration in debate preview

    Mon, 03 Aug 2015 23:58:11 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's presidential class called for aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration as more than a dozen White House hopefuls faced off in New Hampshire on Monday night, part of a pointed preview of the first full-fledged debate of the 2016 primary season.

  • The Latest: Christie calls war on drugs a failure at forum

    Mon, 03 Aug 2015 23:45:55 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • The Latest: Graham says he's fluent in 'Clinton' at forum

    Mon, 03 Aug 2015 23:39:46 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • The Latest: Illegal immigration early focus of GOP forum

    Mon, 03 Aug 2015 23:23:20 GMT

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faced off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

  • Dominican truckers block border crossings into Haiti

    Mon, 03 Aug 2015 22:23:16 GMT

    SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — The main truckers union in the Dominican Republic on Monday blocked transport of all freight through border crossings into neighboring Haiti, citing concerns about their safety.

  • Jeb Bush unveils border security, immigration reform plan

    Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:10:26 GMT

    MIAMI (AP) — Jeb Bush outlined plans Monday to improve security of the nation's borders and enforcement of its existing immigration laws, calling both a requirement before any president could begin to address the status of the estimated 11 million people living in the country illegally.

  • German immigrant population at 10.9M, highest since 2005

    Mon, 03 Aug 2015 10:51:10 GMT

    BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say the number of immigrants living in the country reached 10.9 million last year — a million more than three years earlier, and the highest figure since they started compiling numbers a decade ago.