Illegal Immigrants
NC college students lobby for in-state tuition for illegal immigrants
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 06/17/2014 - 12:45pm.

Some college students participated in a mock graduation at the General Assembly, asking North Carolina lawmakers to extend in-state tuition rates to students who are not in the country legally.

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Illegal immigrant pleads guilty to raping 6-year-old girl
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/11/2012 - 1:21pm.

Luis Arturo Sanchez, 23, pled guilty on Friday afternoon in Brunswick County Superior Court to First Degree Rape for incidents that occurred with a 6 year old girl from Shallotte in 2010.

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Raleigh police officer sues to regain job
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Thu, 10/27/2011 - 7:44am.

The former president of the Raleigh police union has sued the city, saying he was wrongly fired earlier this year.

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Young immigrants to rally at NC community college
Submitted by Katelyn Supa on Tue, 09/06/2011 - 6:42am.

Illegal immigrants brought to the United States as children plan to risk arrest and deportation at a rally in Charlotte where they'll protest laws that make it harder for them to get an education.

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NC bill would track illegal immigrants in schools
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 05/31/2011 - 12:47pm.

A North Carolina lawmaker says schools should be required to keep track of the illegal immigrants in their student populations. Rep. Dale Folwell of Forsyth County has introduced a bill to require school principals to record the citizenship and immigration status of new students at North Carolina schools.

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Illegal immigrant who drove into DQ to be deported
Submitted by Joe Mauceri on Tue, 08/03/2010 - 4:36pm.

The illegal immigrant who drove his car into a Wilmington Dairy Queen back in May pleaded guilty to habitual drunk driving today and will be deported.

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FIRST ON 3: Suspect in DQ DWI crash an illegal immigrant
Submitted by Nadine Maeser on Tue, 05/25/2010 - 3:14pm.

video The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office confirmed that Isaias Martinez-Garcia is an illegal immigrant. Martinez-Garcia is facing his fifth DWI charge in New Hanover County.

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Illegal immigrants allowed to enroll at NC community colleges
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 09/18/2009 - 4:52pm.

videoIt is a hot topic that has received much attention in recent years, but a ruling Friday morning by the State Board of Community Colleges will make way for undocumented immigrants to attend school beginning this April.

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Rules for illegal immigrants in local community colleges may change
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 08/20/2009 - 9:03am.

Our community colleges are already back in session, but they may change the rules for illegal immigrants once again.

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New court in Charlotte to handle illegal immigration
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 10/13/2008 - 9:42am.

The federal government plans to open a new court in Charlotte next month to handle illegal immigration cases in the Carolinas. Judges will begin hearing cases November 4th.

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