"The Southern Poverty Law Center on Wednesday filed a federal lawsuit
against 55 Alabama counties, including Tuscaloosa County and others in
West Alabama, alleging that they have denied undocumented immigrants
marriage licenses." - Tuscaloosa News, Oct. 20, 2011 .
"This essay analyzes the provisions of Alabama’s recent anti-illegal
immigration law that affect the education of undocumented children and
examines their constitutionality in view of current federal law, as
embodied in Plyler v. Doe, 457 U.S. 202 (1982). As immigration law is an