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After Victory, California Undocumented Lawyer Says ‘Not an Activist, Simply a Professional’

January 3, 2014 | 2:24 pm

After Victory, California Undocumented Lawyer Says ‘Not an Activist, Simply a Professional’

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Sergio Garcia, who will soon be sworn in as a California lawyer while waiting for his green card, talks to KQED’s Joshua Johnson.

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California Supreme Court Rules Undocumented Immigrant Can Practice Law

January 2, 2014 | 11:07 am

California Supreme Court Rules Undocumented Immigrant Can Practice Law

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Sergio Garcia, an undocumented immigrant, will now be able to practice law in California.

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Highlights of California’s New Laws in 2014

December 30, 2013 | 7:00 am

Highlights of California’s New Laws in 2014

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From gun control to mountain lions, a few of the many changes taking effect in the new year.

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News Pix: The Best Images of 2013

December 27, 2013 | 11:30 am

News Pix: The Best Images of 2013

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Exquisite images of news around the Bay Area in 2013.

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Children New to Thanksgiving Grateful for Parents, School, Food

November 27, 2013 | 5:11 pm

Children New to Thanksgiving Grateful for Parents, School, Food

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Newcomer students at S.F.’s Mission Education Center understand the meaning of gratitude.

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Can Janet Napolitano’s $5 Million Pledge Square Her With Immigrant-Rights Advocates?

October 31, 2013 | 11:46 am

Can Janet Napolitano’s $5 Million Pledge Square Her With Immigrant-Rights Advocates?

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Napolitano says undocumented students “merit special attention,” but will the announcement sway her student critics?

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Brown Vetoes Bill That Would Have Allowed Noncitizens to Serve on Juries

October 7, 2013 | 4:35 pm

Brown Vetoes Bill That Would Have Allowed Noncitizens to Serve on Juries

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Brown rejects bill, saying jury service is a key right of citizenship–and should stay that way.

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Is Immigration Reform Dead?

September 25, 2013 | 6:30 am

Is Immigration Reform Dead?

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California Democrats are leading the effort to introduce a comprehensive bill with or without GOP support.

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S.F. Board Puts Off Vote on Immigrant Detention Ordinance

September 17, 2013 | 4:40 pm

S.F. Board Puts Off Vote on Immigrant Detention Ordinance

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City would refuse to hold immigrants suspected of being in the country illegally for federal authorities.

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After Boeing’s ‘Virtual Fence’ Flop, Security Towers are Next

September 13, 2013 | 5:30 am

After Boeing’s ‘Virtual Fence’ Flop, Security Towers are Next

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Federal officials try to learn from past mistakes as they shop for tech to secure the border.

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