Immigration

 
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  Web exclusive: Grand jury to investigate death at the border

Update on the case of Anastasio Hernandez Rojas, allegedly killed by Border Patrol in 2010

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  Crossing the line, part 2

Correspondent John Larson investigates stories of abuse and sexual assault at the border.

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U.S. to stop deporting some young immigrants

Bypassing Congress, President Obama issued an executive order to halt the deportation of young immigrants brought to the U.S. illegally.

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  Fixing America: Immigration reform

Following the Obama administration’s announcement to exempt several thousand young undocumented immigrants from deportation, Need to Know’s panel of experts discuss the nation’s need for immigration reform.

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Arizona preps for SB 1070 ruling

Anticipating at least a partial Supreme Court victory, Gov. Jan Brewer has updated her instructions on how Arizona law enforcement must be trained to implement the 2010 state law aimed at undocumented immigrants.

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  Brain drain

Should the government make it easier for foreign-born, hi-tech workers to stay in the United States, as companies like Google, Facebook and Microsoft argue? Or are these workers already undercutting the job market for Americans? Need to Knows Rick Karr travels to Silicon Valley and to New York City to investigate.

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  American Voices: Jon Meacham

A Jon Meacham essay about how the federal legislation passed in 1965 under President Johnson fueled immigration.

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  Update: Crossing the line

An update to last week’s investigation into the death of an illegal immigrant a short time after he had been beaten and tased by U.S. border agents, an event captured on videotape.

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  ‘I think I witnessed someone being murdered’

In this Need to Know exclusive, Ashley Young goes public for the first time about a beating she witnessed and recorded along the San Diego-Mexico border two years ago.