Category: Frederick County

May 7, 2008

CASA complains about Frederick Co. immigration policy

Filed under: Frederick County - 07 May 2008

The immigrant advocacy group CASA de Maryland says the new immigration enforcement program in Frederick County could cost the county $3.2 million per year.

CASA says the estimate takes into account increased police training, staffing, detention costs and the possibile …

April 23, 2008

Head count of illegals in Frederick Co. schools?
Frederick County Commissioner Lennie Thompson has proposed that next year’s county school system funding be based on a good-faith effort by the school board to count the number of students with questionable immigration status.

He says the count would …

January 2, 2008

Frederick Co. employers could be fined for hiring illegals

Filed under: Immigration, Frederick County, Frederick - 02 Jan 2008 and the AP report on a new proposal by a Frederick County Commissioner that would penalize businesses in that county who hire illegal aliens. The proposal, by Commissioner Charles Jenkins, would have the county inspect records at businesses …

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