The federal government asked an appeals court Friday
to halt the Alabama immigration law considered by many the toughest in
the U.S., saying it could have dire diplomatic consequences abroad,
invites discrimination and merely forces illegal immigrants into
neighboring states. The motion...
DHS Begins Implementing Decision on DOMA
On Wednesday, June 26, Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano announced that DHS would immediately begin to implement the Supreme Court decision invalidating section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act. In a statement, Napolitano said that the provision...
Napolitano Resigns as Secretary of Homeland Security
On July 12, 2013, Janet Napolitano announced her resignation as Secretary of Homeland Security, a position she has held since the start of the Obama administration. Napolitano will remain in her position until September, after which she will become...