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Wednesday, February 09, 2011

Young illegal immigrants worry about deportation after DREAM Act fails

Several younger illegal immigrants -- many of whom were brought to the U.S. as children -- publicly "came out" about their immigration status last year as they campaigned for the DREAM Act, which could have given them a path to citizenship. That measure failed, and now those young people are worried they've put themselves at higher risk of deportation, the New York Times reports.

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