Apr 22, 2010 17:32 EDT
Family thwarts deportation to Australia for teen schoolmate attack in San Francisco. A 13-year-old boy who faced deportation to Australia after he was arrested for punching a schoolmate and stealing 46 cents was granted a green card, as his American stepfather criticized the San Francisco immigrant policy that had threatened to tear the family apart.
Oct 27, 2009 20:57 EDT
San Francisco board changes tack on handling illegal immigrant minors accused of crimes. This famously liberal city, known for tackling thorny issues from gay marriage to universal health care, is wrestling with another divisive issue.
Jun 27, 2009 13:52 EDT
Loopholes in San Francisco's immigrant policies threaten state office chances for mayor, DA. Recent uproar over San Francisco's liberal-leaning policies toward illegal immigrants is threatening to derail two top city officials' bids for statewide office as they work to appeal to more conservative voters.