Immigrants rights groups across the state are celebrating the decision this week by the U. S. Supreme Court to hear a case challenging President Obama's immigration orders. KVCR's Matt Guilhem has more on what's at stake by the high court taking the case.
In 2012, President Obama announced an immigration program providing a two-year work permit and a promise not to deport undocumented children who came to the United States. However, with Obama leaving office after next year's election, it is uncertain how long the program will stay alive. KVCR's Jhoann Acosta tells us more.
[This story was co-edited by Matt Ornelas]
According to numbers released by U.S. Citizenship and Information Services, more than 11-thousand young immigrants have had their DACA status and work permits expire due to delays in the renewal process.
The alleged murder of a San Francisco woman by an undocumented immigrant with a criminal history has revived a debate in the state Capitol over "sanctuary cities." Capital Public Radio's Katie Orr reports.