illegal immigrants

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Immigration Activists Chain Themselves To Federal Building Gates

Eight immigration activists have been taken into custody after they locked arms and two of them chained themselves to gates outside the offices of federal immigration authorities in downtown Atlanta.


The Mo Ivory Show …What Should You Legally Be AbleTo Do – 1/9/13

Today on The Mo Ivory Show, Mo discussed the legality of two major issues: 1) Illegal immigrants are granted Drivers Licenses in Iowa (it could be happening soon right here in Georgia) and 2) Should […]


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Immigrants Apply For Deportation Protection

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – More than 10,000 illegal immigrants living in Georgia have requested temporary protection from deportation under a plan established by President Barack Obama. Officials say that the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program has […]


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Illegal Immigrants In Georgia Can Apply For Deferred Action Today

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) –  Starting today, Homeland Security will start taking applications from young illegal immigrants who want to stay in the U.S. Immigrants can avoid deportation if they can prove they’re eligible for the Deferred Action for Childhood […]



[AUDIO] 8/15/12 The Mo Ivory Show: Mo’s Things To Know!

Get your daily dose of what’s happening in political, national, and local news. As well as everyday information that you need to know from Mo’s Things To Know! Intense Presidential Race Illegal Immigrants Deportation Program Virginia St.Pauls College […]


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Report: Asylum Requests In Georgia Increase

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The number of Mexican nationals seeking asylum in Georgia has increased since the state passed a law cracking down on illegal immigrants. A new report found 224 Mexicans have filed asylum applications in […]


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Immigration Ruling Cites Georgia’s Role

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) –  Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal and Attorney General Sam Olens say they see Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling on Arizona’s immigration law as recognizing that states have an important role in enforcing federal […]


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Sister’s In Law Speak On Illegal Immigrants

On Power Talk with Lorraine Jacques-White we talked about President Barack Obama support for illegal immigrants.  Our special guest were Attorney’s Janice and Davida Mathis.  The show was very heated as people called in with their disagreements about […]


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Georgia Considers Barring Illegal Immigrants From Colleges

A legislative committee chairman said Tuesday he’s gotten about a thousand emails and a thousand phone calls on a bill to bar illegal immigrants from attending Georgia’s state colleges, universities and technical schools and wants more time to consider differing viewpoints before allowing any vote.


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Groups To Ask Georgia Regents To Reverse Policy

ATLANTA (AP) – Opponents of a policy that effectively bans illegal immigrants from Georgia’s most competitive state colleges and universities are asking the university system to overturn it. Two young people addressed a committee of […]