Nebraska Law Could Allow Immigrants With Temporary Legal Status to Work Legally
Nebraska Law Could Allow Immigrants With Temporary Legal Status to Work Lawfully
By Geraldine Estevez | 04/15/2016 - 14:42

On Wednesday, Nebraska lawmakers approved a bill that could potentially allow immigrants with temporary legal status to lawfully work in more than 170 professions. This bill would apply to those individuals who

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A Controversial Nebraska Bill Would Require Drivers Exams To Be Taken In English
A Controversial Nebraska Bill Would Require English-Only Driver License Exams
By Cristina Arreola | 02/25/2016 - 10:12

A Nebraska bill that would require potential motorists to take driver license exams in English has drawn widespread criticism from Latino advocates in the state.

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Nebraska Joins Arizona - Will Not Issue Drivers Licenses to Undocumented Immigrants
By Samantha Leal | 08/20/2012 - 10:07

It seems Arizona isn't the only state where President Obama's new deferred action ruling is being contested: Nebrasksa is the newest state to deny public benefits -- including drivers licenses -- to undocumented immigrants who will be legally allowed to stay under Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, according to the Associated Press.

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314 New Immigration Laws Passed This Year
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 10/06/2010 - 11:01

Think Arizona’s SB1070 law is tough on undocumented immigrants? Well, not only are several other states currently crafting similar laws, but many are in an immigration law-passing frenzy.  In the first half of this year, 44 state legislatures enacted 314 immigration laws and resolutions—21 percent more than in the same time period in 2009. Here are some of the harshest measures making life really hard for undocumented immigrants nationwide:


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