'Birth Tourism' Booming In Bay Area Despite Fed CrackdownA controversial underground industry known as birth tourism is booming in the Bay Area.
Women From China, Taiwan Pay $30,000 To Give Birth In Bay Area, Get U.S. Citizenship For ChildA growing number of women from China and Taiwan are coming to the Bay Area to have their babies and get U.S. Citizenship for their children. So-called “maternity homes” have popped up in Foster City, Fremont, and San Jose.
100-Year-Old Fremont Woman Becomes U.S. Citizen Suke Haan Yu Cheng came to the United States in 2004 and just this week, the 100-year-old Fremont woman became a U.S. citizen.
San Francisco DA Warns Latino Community Of Fraudulent Immigration ServicesAn increasing number of people in San Francisco's Latino community are being victimized by individuals providing fraudulent immigration services, but the city's district attorney is starting a public awareness campaign.
Santa Clara County Pushing Citizenship To Increase Voter RollsSanta Clara County officials claim that close to 200,000 people who are eligible have not naturalized, reducing the pool of individuals who have a voice in the political system.
San Jose Man Gets 3 Years For Lying On Citizenship FormA San Jose man is spending the first days of a three-year prison sentence for lying on a naturalization form.
Undocumented Cal Student Reflects On DREAM DefeatThe Senate's block of the procedural vote on the DREAM Act has the future of young illegal immigrants looking to gain citizenship status in the U.S. very much in doubt.
Rally For Dream Act At San Francisco's Mission HighCongress is expected to vote sometime this week on a bill that would expedite U.S. citizenship for students who are in this country illegally.