Alabama Immigration Law

October 17, 2011 - 9:23 PM
In this Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011 photo, Thomas Perez, Assistant Attorney General for the Civil Rights Division of the United States Department of Justice, left, speaks at a town hall meeting about Alabama's HB56 law, at Glen Iris Elementary School in Birmingham, Ala. In a blow to Alabama's strict immigration law, the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Friday, Oct. 14, 2011 that public schools must stop checking the immigration status of students and said police can’t charge immigrants who are unable to prove their citizenship. (AP Photo/The Birmingham News,Tamika Moore) MAGS OUT; NO SALES