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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

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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

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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

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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

A San Jose Police patrol car. (CBS)

Immigration Activists Wary Of Federal Agents Working With SJPD

A coalition of activists concerned about the presence of two Homeland Security supervisors, who are helping San Jose Police with gang issues, have gotten their wish, a face-to-face meeting with those officers. However, they said that they still want more.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/27/2011

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Gov. Brown Approves College Aid For Illegal Immigrants

Gov. Jerry Brown on Monday signed a bill that will let students who entered the country illegally receive private financial aid at California’s public colleges.

CBS San Francisco–07/25/2011

Students walk to class at UC Berkeley (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Calif. State Senate Approves College Aid For Illegal Immigrants

Gov. Jerry Brown will get his chance to let college students who entered the country illegally receive limited financial aid, under a bill approved by the state Senate.

KPIX 5–07/14/2011

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas was raised by his grandparents in Mountain View. Vargas has recently revealed that he is an undocumented immigrant. (YouTube / Define American)

Journalist Who Grew Up In Bay Area Admits Being Undocumented Worker

A Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist who grew up in the Bay Area made a startling admission, outing himself as an undocumented worker.

KPIX 5–06/23/2011

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Supreme Court Upholds California Law On Immigrant College Tuition Fees

The U.S. Supreme Court Monday left in place a California law that allows undocumented immigrants who attended state high schools to pay in-state fees instead of higher nonresident tuition at public colleges.

CBS San Francisco–06/06/2011

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