NEWS & ANALYSIS

Spitzer Admits Defeat on Licenses for Illegal Aliens

Widespread popular and political opposition to the plan to issue driver's licenses to illegal aliens in New York has led the governor to kill the plan.

United Kingdom: Thousands of Security Jobs Held By Illegals

A government review has found that 5,000 illegal immigrants are employed in U.K. security jobs, some sensitive in nature.

Congress Probes the Terrorist Watch List

Government investigators recommend strengthening the quality of the watch list data and its redress system.

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DHS Eases REAL ID Implementation Requirements

DHS may also back away from previous deadline requirements to make the plan more palatable to states.

Problems with the Transportation Worker Identification Credential

Maritime industry stakeholders voiced their frustration with the new biometric ID-cards aimed at securing the nation's ports.

New York Governor's New Plan Would Still Give Licenses to Illegal Aliens

Plan would create three separate but secure driver's licenses.

"Are You Sure It Was Him?"

Police should double-check how sure a witness is after picking out a suspect from a police line-up, says researcher.

Background Checks for NASA Scientists Blocked

A federal appeals court issued a temporary injunction on a Bush directive requiring background checks on NASA scientists.

Major Credit Bureau Offers Credit Freeze

A major credit bureau offers credit freezes to consumers as a way to prevent identity theft.

Should Illegal Immigrants Be Able to Receive IDs?

New York City is stirring up controversy with a new policy that allows illegal immigrants access to driver's licenses.
 




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