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7:00 am on Friday November 16, 2012

S.C.'s controversial immigration law heading back to court today (Update: papers please?)

Flickr User: stormwarning Update, November 16, 2012: District Judge Richard Gergel ruled that officers will have the ability to check people's immigration status. However, Gergel did keep the ban on parts of the law. First Report: Last December in...
4:16 am on Tuesday June 28, 2011

Haley signs Arizona-like bill on immigration enforcement

Image by Flickr user Brian Auer Update June 28: Governor Nikki Haley plans signed South Carolina's illegal immigration bill, S.20, into law yesterday at 3:30 p.m. The swoop of Haley's pen approved an increase enforcement by: Requiring every public...
8:55 am on Sunday April 17, 2011

Mexican ID operation in North Charleston draws ire, rebuttal

Image by Flickr user sweenpole2001 The scenario is this: The Mexican Consulate for the Carolinas regularly visits North Charleston, using the Convention Center to provide Mexican citizens with identification and passport services. And that is...
5:21 am on Monday January 25, 2010

South Carolina Latinos gather to rally support for immigration reform

Image by Flickr user celikins Sign from an immigration reform protest.South Carolina's Latino community has been gathering to discuss a strategy for pushing the immigration reform issue back into the national conversation. In 2008, South Carolina's...