"The state of Florida denied in-state college
tuition rates to U.S. citizens living in the state but unable to prove
the lawful immigration status of their parents – an unconstitutional
policy that more than tripled the cost of tuition. The SPLC filed a
federal lawsuit to end the practice...
"A class-action lawsuit has been filed in Miami by Florida residents
being charged out-of-state tuition rates to attend state colleges and
universities. The students are American citizens — children who were
born in the U.S. to [undocumented] immigrants — and they say Florida's...
"In the current race to the bottom to see which state can provide the
most degraded and dehumanizing environment for undocumented immigrants,
Arizona and Alabama
have grabbed the headlines. But largely unnoticed, it is Florida, home
to nearly one million Cuban refugees and their descendants...
"Arizona filed a lawsuit Tuesday to block one of the nation's largest community college systems from providing reduced tuition to young immigrants granted deferred deportation by the Obama administration. The lawsuit underscores Arizona's tough stance on illegal immigration and marks its...