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5:14 am on Monday December 13, 2010

An update on Charleston County jail's illegal alien screening program

Image by Flickr user GìpicsCharleston County detention officers began screening inmates as part of a federal program this year, and thus far, 546 illegal aliens have been flagged for deportation. To ease concerns, sheriff's officials are making...
12:59 pm on Wednesday July 23, 2008

Pickens County says "No habla Español," English only please

Pickens County is moving to make English its official language. All other languages would be used only in an "emergency situation." flickr user Boss Tweed Read more stories on this subject in our immigration topic page.The Pickens County Council...
4:12 pm on Saturday July 5, 2008

14,000 illegals sent home

U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement has deported about 14,118 illegal immigrants from South Carolina, North Carolina, and Georgia since October 1, according to the agency. This agency is touting the number as proof of an increase in...