Alabama Judge Cites Anti-Latino Remarks in Blocking Parts of Immigration Law

Fox News Latino, News Report, Posted: Dec 21, 2011

A federal judge says anti-Latino comments by Alabama legislators led him to put part of the state's immigration law on hold.


Alabama News Network: Occupy Birmingham, Rally in Montgomery


New America Media, News Report, Cheryl Aguilar, Posted: Dec 15, 2011

Last week, members of the Occupy Birmingham movement marched with other Alabama civic and religious organizations.


Alabama Law Is Sinking State Further into Poverty


Latino News, Op-ed, Jairo Vargas, Translated by Elena Shore, Posted: Dec 08, 2011

Alabama already ranks among the poorest states in the nation. Now its new immigration law could be sinking it further into poverty.

Second Businessman Charged Under Alabama Immigration Law


ColorLines, News Report, Posted: Dec 01, 2011

A Japanese Honda employee was ticketed under the state’s immigration law, a week after the arrest of a German Mercedes-Benz executive.


Alabama News Network: Protecting Parental Rights in Alabama


Women's Refugee Commission, News Report, Posted: Nov 27, 2011

The Women's Refugee Commission has prepared a list of tips for parents in Alabama to inform them of their rights.

Mercedes-Benz Executive Arrested Under Alabama Immigration Law


New America Media, News Report, Posted: Nov 21, 2011

Tuscaloosa police arrested a German executive from Mercedes-Benz on Friday, charging him under the state’s immigration law HB 56 for not having proper identification, the Associated Press reports.

Members of Congress Hold Hearing in Alabama


New America Media, News Report, Posted: Nov 21, 2011

Members Congress held an Ad Hoc Congressional Hearing at the Council Chambers of Birmingham City Hall today on HB 56.


Alabama News Network: The "Unintended Consequences" of HB 56


New America Media, News Report, Elena Shore, Posted: Nov 17, 2011

Republican senators plan to change Alabama's immigration law, citing "unintended consequences." Here's what they meant.

Justice Department: Alabama Law Threatens "Basic Human Needs"


New America Media, News Report, Posted: Nov 16, 2011

The U.S. Justice Department called Alabama's immigration law unconstitutional in a brief filed with the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.


Wooing Latinos, Obama Cites GOP Contrast on Immigration Reform


New America Media, News Report, Khalil Abdullah, Posted: Nov 11, 2011

President Obama met Wednesday with Latino media, including New America Media’s Khalil Abdullah, to address concerns of Hispanic voters.

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