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Man charged with homicide in death of baby sitter
Bloomington PantagraphFebruary 1, 2012

Prosecutors charged a Utah man Tuesday with child abuse homicide in the overdose death of his teenage baby sitter whose body was found in a shallow grave more than a month after she was reported missing. Suspect Eric Millerberg also faces charges of ...more »

Reportage: Looking to liability
Insurance AgeFebruary 1, 2012

Arguably, what the wide vista of liability reveals is that a broker's learning does not cease with their product knowledge. For Neil Grimshaw, director at Ravenhall Risk Solutions, educating clients on risks and building a long-term partnership is a ...more »

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Citizenship
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Kansas Immigration Hardliner Fights Plan to Allow Undocumented Workers
Fox NewsFebruary 1, 2012

The proposal, by business groups, calls for undocumented immigrants to be able to remain in Kansas if they work in jobs in agriculture and other industries that are struggling through labor shortages. Kobach, a former law professor who helped draft ...more »

Undocumented Workers
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Alabama immigration crackdown costing state billions: study
Chicago TribuneFebruary 2, 2012

BIRMINGHAM, Ala (Reuters) - Alabama's crackdown on illegal immigrants, widely seen as the toughest in the United States, could cost the state's economy up to $10.8 billion, according to a new study. The Alabama law, passed in June, requires police to ...more »

Deportation
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Fil-Am groups call on Aquino to stop deportation of 12000 Filipinos in Mariana ...
BulatlatFebruary 2, 2012

There are an estimated 12000 Filipino workers in CNMI who are now being threatened with deportation despite maintaining legal immigration status. According to Nafcon spokesperson Rico Foz, most of Filipinos in CNMI were forced out of the Philippines 10 ...more »

Rules on rehiring migrant workers eased
Korea TimesFebruary 1, 2012

By Kim Rahn The Ministry of Employment and Labor announced a revision to the Law on Foreign Workers' Employment, Wednesday, that will allow migrant workers who leave Korea after their visa expires to return after three months if a former employer wants ...more »

Waivers & Special Cases
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Russia's authorities to tighten migration legislature
Russia Beyond The HeadlinesFebruary 3, 2012

Source: AFP / East News In response to Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's initiative to begin the process of immigration reform, Russia's Federal Migration Service (FMS) has proposed a plan to impose criminal liability on businessmen who hire ...more »

Political Asylum & Refugees
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Critics see Victoria tie to refugee crackdown
Victoria Times ColonistFebruary 17, 2012

By Katie Derosa, Times Colonist February 17, 2012 The federal government introduced a bill Thursday that would impose a mandatory one-year detention for refugees who arrive in Canada by boat or "irregular arrival," which critics call a knee-jerk ...more »

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