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NorCal Latino Market Chain Facing Backlash Over E-Verify Employment Verification

Labor groups and immigrant rights activists are planning a San Jose protest Thursday following the decision by Northern California’s largest Latino market chain to begin using an employment eligibility verification system.

09/05/2012

A car arrives at the State of California Department of Motor Vehicles (Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty Images)

DMV To Offer Driver’s Licenses To Some Illegal Immigrants

Some young people who currently reside in California illegally will soon be eligible for driver’s licences if they successfully enroll in President Barack Obama’s new work permit program, according to the California Department of Motor Vehicles.

08/17/2012

Wilfredo Ruano Reyes, Flaco

2nd Gang Member In SF Family Triple Killing Arrested In North Carolina

A second suspect wanted in the 2008 murders of a San Francisco man and his two sons has been captured in North Carolina, authorities said.

07/09/2012

San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris at a 2008 press conference. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Attorney General Harris Praises Supreme Court’s Immigration Ruling

California Attorney General Kamala Harris is praising Monday’s U.S. Supreme Court ruling striking down several parts of a controversial Arizona immigration law enacted in 2010.

06/25/2012

(CBS)

Bay Area Restaurant Owner Gets Prison Term For Hiring Illegal Immigrants

The owner of a San Francisco Bay area restaurant chain has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for hiring illegal immigrants.

04/27/2012

A woman speaks during Wednesday's City Hall protest in San Francisco. (CBS)

SF Protesters Take Supreme Court Immigration Hearings Personally

Protesters took to the steps of San Francisco’s City Hall over the U.S. Supreme Court hearings on Arizona’s controversial immigration laws. They say it’s a case of merciless racial profiling.

04/25/2012

Tony Bologna (left) was shot and killed along with his sons Michael and Matthew in San Francisco’s Excelsior District on June 22, 2008. (CBS)

Attorney In 2008 SF Family Murder Case Says Client Was Not ‘Illegal’

Jury selection began Tuesday in the trial of a gang member accused of murdering a father and his two sons in San Francisco nearly four years ago, a case which sparked intense debate over the city’s sanctuary policy toward undocumented juvenile offenders.

01/03/2012

(CBS)

South Bay Illegal Immigrants Re-Arrested Shortly After Jail Release

Dozens of illegal immigrants recently released from jail in Santa Clara County have been re-arrested by federal immigration officials.

12/20/2011

(CBS)

El Balazo Taqueria Owners Plead Guilty To Tax, Immigration Charges In Oakland Court

PLEASANTON (CBS SF) — A Pleasanton couple pleaded guilty in federal court in Oakland on Wednesday to immigration, social security and tax violations related to the operation of their restaurant chain El Balazo, according to […]

09/10/2011

racialprofiling

Fruitvale Latinos Call For Repeal Of Homeland Security Program

Latinos in Oakland’s Fruitvale District gathered with some prominent political supporters to call for the repeal of a Homeland Security program they claim promotes racial profiling.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–08/27/2011

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