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‘Qué Pasa’ in Immigration: E-verify; Detention Centers; & The Hope for Reform


A report commissioned by the Department of Homeland Security and conducted by the research firm Westat reveals defects in E-Verify, the immigration status verification system. E-Verify “doesn’t get it right half the time,” the AP writes, while headlines its article “E-Verify’s certainty in doubt.”

News agency Notimex and Hoy (a Chicago daily) report on the Chicago city government’s decision to deny a permit for a march, planned for March 10th, promoting legalization of undocumented youth. The decision has been appealed.