Via Statesman — Alabama is another state that has passed new laws to crack down on immigration. Not only do these laws have an effect on daily life, but they are taking a toll on children’s education as well.
Hispanic students have started vanishing from Alabama public schools just days after a court ruling that upheld the state’s tough new law cracking down on illegal immigration.
Education officials said scores of immigrant families have withdrawn their children from classes or kept them home this week, afraid that sending the kids to school would draw attention from authorities.
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