Roque Planas Archive
Published July 10, 2012
Dirk Bender of Germany was caught at the airport with four iguanas stuffed in his suitcases.
Published June 26, 2012
Many SB 1070 supporters are claiming victory, but the ruling takes the teeth out of its core provisions.
Published June 25, 2012
The ACLU has amassed $8.7 million to sue Arizona and other states that have enacted SB 1070-like, 'show me your papers' laws.
Published June 20, 2012
President José Mujica will introduce a plan to allow the government sell marijuana, the local press reports.
Published June 19, 2012
Two-thirds of voters say they support Obama's immigration enforcement announcement, a new poll says.
Published June 18, 2012
Obama's new deportation policy addresses the same issues as the Florida Senator's proposal.
Published June 14, 2012
U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador, Mari Carmen Aponte becomes the first U.S. Ambassador born in Puerto Rico.
Published June 13, 2012
Alleging mistreatment of immigration detainees in Arizona, the ACLU threatened the federal government with a lawsut.
Published June 12, 2012
The Civil Rights Act prohibits discrimination based on race or national origin, not language, the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office says.
Published June 11, 2012
Like Kickstarter, Idea.me leverages the power of the Web to put cash in the hands of entrepreneurs with a social mission.