Results related to “Alabama”
by Julianne Hing on June 13 2014, 7:00AM
The Southern Poverty Law Center found that 96 of the state’s 134 school districts were violating federal law.
Topics: Schools & Youth
by Aura Bogado on March 24 2014, 4:32PM
The seven were arrested.
by Julianne Hing on January 30 2014, 1:27PM
Kansas state Rep. Allan Rothlisberg wants to know how much money his state is spending to educate undocumented students.
by Jamilah King on November 21 2013, 4:40PM
The parole board was unanimous in its decision in the case that came to symbolize racism in the Deep South
by Von Diaz on October 30 2013, 2:33PM
A coalition of civil rights groups declared victory yesterday after two years of battling an immigration law criticized for being excessive and leading to racial profiling.
by Jamilah King on June 18 2013, 11:47AM
by Brentin Mock on February 4 2013, 9:29AM
Right wing machinations around voting haven’t stopped just because the election’s over. Now up: rebuilding the walls around registration.
by Jorge Rivas on August 20 2012, 6:02PM
On Monday, the 11th Circuit Court of Appeals in Atlanta issued a ruling on Alabama’s immigration law, commonly referred to as HB56.
by Jorge Rivas on June 25 2012, 12:58PM
Arizona’s immigration law, known as Senate Bill 1070, passed in 2010. Since then, five other states, including Alabama, have passed similar legislation.
by Julianne Hing on May 18 2012, 5:07PM
After initially indicating that he had serious reservations about the update to last year’s HB 56, Bentley signed it into law.
by Julianne Hing on May 17 2012, 9:33AM
Alabama doubles down on anti-immigrant hate and passes a beefed up version of last year’s HB 56.
by Julianne Hing on May 8 2012, 2:34PM
Immigrant rights advocates say the revised bill is even harsher than the original.
by Julianne Hing on March 16 2012, 3:29PM
The fight against Alabama’s anti-immigrant law goes global.
by Jamilah King on March 9 2012, 1:26PM
Nearly 50 years after Bloody Sunday, there’s still plenty of injustice to go around in the state, according to activists.
by Julianne Hing on March 9 2012, 8:51AM
But a key part is still being enforced.
by Julianne Hing on March 1 2012, 9:14AM
The federal government and civil rights groups want Alabama’s immigration crackdown blocked in full.
by Julianne Hing on February 28 2012, 3:12PM
Undocumented youth, and their parents, pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct charges.
by Jorge Rivas on February 1 2012, 12:27PM
A new study from economist Dr. Samuel Addy, director of the Center for Business and Economic Research at the University of Alabama, provides evidence that “HB 56 has been, and will continue to be an economic disaster for the state of Alabama.”