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Licensed to Carry, Forbidden to Work

"Legally, I could travel the world as a U.S. citizen, drive, marry, buy a house and even carry a gun in my pants. A branch of my family tree planted American roots in the late 1600s. But the immigration service said I could not continue keeping my job of nearly 20 years. Or work at any U.S. job...

An American Life, Lived in Shadows

"Oklahoma’s restrictions did not reduce Oklahoma’s [unauthorized] immigrant population, census figures show. While some families fled, others came and tens of thousands more — like Ignacio and his family, who requested that only their first names be used — have stayed put...