New Jersey Herald – Judge Rules For Students In Immigrant-Tuition Suit | | Curt Anderson | 9/4/12

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MIAMI (AP)U.S. District Judge K. Michael Moore determined that students at Florida’s public colleges and universities cannot be charged higher out-of-state tuition simply because their parents are in the U.S. illegally. Judge Moore reasoned that the policy violates the equal protection clause of the Constitution by forcing those students to unfairly pay three times as much as Florida residents. Children born in this country are citizens whether or not their parents have legal immigration status.

Children of illegal immigrants have won similar battles in other states.

For full article see: New Jersey Herald – Judge rules for students in immigrant-tuition suit.


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