A look at the trial challenging local ordinances aimed at combating illegal immigration in Hazleton, Pa., and the trend it represents. Also: an update on efforts for federal immigration reform.


  • Rudy Espinal president, Hazleton Hispanic Business Association
  • Lou Barletta mayor, Hazleton, Pennsylvania
  • Michael Hethmon co-counsel for the city of Hazleton, Pennsylvania; general counsel, Immigration Reform Law Institute
  • Jennifer Ludden reporter, National Public Radio
  • Ben Johnson director of the Immigration Policy Center of the American Immigration Law Foundation

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