After much speculation following the extensively covered oral arguments in U.S. v. Arizona, the U.S. Supreme Court issued its ruling today, striking down three of the four provisions in the controversial immigration law.
The United States was founded by immigrants in search of a better life. Unfortunately, today, many in the U.S. see these immigrants as threats. There is often a distorted perception that immigrants are taking jobs and using government services.
According to a recent study by the Fiscal Policy Institute, Maryland has the seventh largest percentage of foreign-born business owners: 21 percent.
In late May, a Utah woman faced deportation proceedings even though she was adopted as a baby into the United States. The reason? Her mother died before she could finish the adoption paperwork.