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Tens of thousands of immigration reform supporters march in the 'Rally for Citizenship' on the West Lawn of the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on April 10, 2013. (Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Immigration Reform Activists Rally In Bay Area, Nationwide

Demonstrators were marching in the Bay Area as several rallies across California pushed for a change in the nation’s immigration policy.

04/10/2013

Immigrants wait for their citizenship interviews at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) district office. (John Moore/Getty Images)

California Voters Overwhelmingly Back Citizenship For Illegal Immigrants

A new poll finds that nine in 10 California voters support allowing illegal immigrants who have been in the country for several years to stay and become citizens if they have a job, learn English and pay any back taxes they may owe.

02/22/2013

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3 Illegal Immigrants Charged With Running NorCal Brothels

Federal authorities say three illegal immigrants have been charged with operating five Central Valley brothels that used other illegal immigrants as prostitutes.

02/04/2013

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan delivers the State of the City address at City Hall on February 8, 2012. (CBS)

Oakland Begins Process Of Issuing Municipal ID, Debit Cards

Oakland Mayor Jean Quan on Friday hailed her city’s first step in issuing municipal identification cards as an important step in “fighting for more equity and justice in our country and having a more perfect union.”

02/01/2013

A sign at a California Department of Motor Vehicles office. (Robyn Beck/Getty Images)

Immigrant Groups Welcome California DMV Report On Unlicensed Drivers

A California study says unlicensed drivers are the most hazardous motorists on the road.

01/16/2013

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Calif. Immigrant Advocates Say Licenses Not Enough, Blast Brown Vetoes

Gov. Jerry Brown may have approved a bill allowing some illegal immigrants to get driver’s licenses, but it wasn’t good enough for some immigrant advocates.

10/01/2012

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

Gov. Brown Signs Bill Allowing Driver Licenses For Some Illegal Immigrants

Some illegal immigrants could get California drivers licenses under a bill signed into law by Gov. Jerry Brown.

10/01/2012

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Santa Clara County Explores Issuing Government ID Cards

Santa Clara County is the most recent agency to explore issuing government ID cards, those that are targeted specifically for people who often have trouble obtaining other government-issued identification.

09/12/2012

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Labor Rights Week Targets Bay Area Immigrant Workers

Consulates from several Latin American countries are visiting San Francisco for Labor Rights Week which largely focuses on undocumented immigrants and protecting them from unsafe working conditions.

08/27/2012

Signage is seen at the State of California Department of Motor Vehicles (David McNew/Getty Images)

Paperwork Will Create Lengthy Process For Illegal Immigrants Seeking California Driver’s Licenses

Thousands of undocumented immigrants eligible to receive California driver’s licenses under the president’s deferred action program are being told the process could take several months.

08/23/2012

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