The Fifth Circuit placed emphasis on the ordinance's legislative history, including previous attempts to regulate immigrants and statements by city officials such as the ordinance was an effort to “help reduce the illegal …
March 22, 2012
February 21, 2012
A federal judge has ruled that part of Fremont’s controversial immigration ordinance does not fall within the law, but the majority of the ordinance will remain in place.
February 20, 2012
The U.S. District Court judge has thrown out parts of the ordinance that sought to ban hiring or renting to illegal immigrants .
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January 18, 2012
Since the ordinance passed, the county has disregarded 268 immigration detainers. Three Cook County commissioners are pushing for big changes to an ordinance that frees some inmates wanted by immigration authorities.
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Commissioners take aim at immigration ordinance | WBEZ
July 15, 2010
SUMMERVILLE — Council turned over its proposed illegal immigration law to the town attorney Wednesday night, but it didn’t stop debate on the contentious issue. Councilman Walter Bailey drafted the ordinance, which outlaws the …