News you missed - Immigration
R.I.P. Latino Heat! We'll miss you Eddie Guerrero !
11/15/06 WWE wrestling star Eddie Guerrero was found dead in his hotel room.
We didn't write this for some time after the news, because knowing Vince McMahon he might be pulling just another stunt. Wishful thinking. This bright star and talented athelete is gone.
Siskiyou County California, Nov.16, 2005. Several illegal aliens (part of Mexican drug cartel) were indicted on charges of growing marijuana in national forests. These invaders will be "guests" of the local jail for 6 months and then they will be tried in federal court. Realize the county is a tiny one and now the jail will not be available for home grown criminals. This will set the finances of this small county back for months. www.ktvl.com
KTVL, Channel 10, Medford, Oregon
Rights of Foreigners Case
November 9, 2005 - 11:52AM
A case involving a man who shot a Medford police officer is headed to the US Supreme Court. The issue is the rights of foreigners in criminal cases.
In December of 1999, Moises Sanchez-Llamas got into a shootout with police and shot and wounded Officer Scott Clausen. Sanchez-Llamas was convicted of attempted murder and sentenced to nearly 20 years in prison.
Sanchez-Llamas is a Mexican citizen and claims his pretrial statements to police shouldn't have been allowed as evidence because he was not told of his right to contact the Mexican Consulate.
"The candidate who does something about the border situation will be the next person in The White House." --Rush Limbaugh
"Nothing is more expensive than cheap labor," professor Vernon Briggs, labor economist Cornell University in New York, told state House and Senate members assigned to a joint committee to consider how illegal workers are impacting Oklahoma's labor market.
FBI chief warns of aliens from al-Qaida-tied nations
16 posted on 11/10/2005 10:20:55 AM PST by ravingnutter
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-- Norman Thomas, six-time Socialist Party presidential candidate and one of the founders of the ACLU.