illegal immigrant


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illegal immigrant

n. an alien (non-citizen) who has entered the United States without government permission or stayed beyond the termination date of a visa. (See: alien)

illegal immigrant

an illegal entrant being a person unlawfully entering, or seeking to enter, in breach of a deportation order or of the immigration laws and includes a person who has so entered: Immigration Act 1971.
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Our new estimate of the illegal immigrant population, if correct, means that the Obama administration has failed to significantly reduce the illegal immigrant population.
Illegal immigrant Dzikamai Mhakayakora, from Zimbabwe, jailed at Chelmsford Crown Court for nine months after trousering pounds 85,000 in a bursary and wages.
But North Carolina also has one of the country's largest populations of illegal immigrants with about 350,000, according to a report by the Pew Hispanic Center.
First, according to the most reliable recent data, Indiana has fewer illegal immigrants than neighboring states.
POLICE swooped at least three times in a single day to arrest illegal immigrants across Coventry and Warwickshire.
Borland International, a premier software company worth hundreds of millions of dollars, was founded by Philippe Kahn, an illegal immigrant.
Hermandad together with the March 25th Coalition -- which organized a massive protest last spring against a proposed bill that would criminalize illegal immigrants -- is calling for a moratorium on deportations and amnesty.
Without a mother or father to protect them, the four school-aged Morfin children were physically and emotionally abused by illegal immigrants passing through the house.
The groups will also work toward reform that includes amnesty for the estimated 11 million illegal immigrants living in the United States.
As part of making life as an illegal alien untenable, cities deemed "sanctuary cities" for illegals--like Chicago, Denver, and Los Angeles--which do not report illegal immigrants to the federal government, must be required to detain illegals for deportation.
This has made it much more difficult for illegal immigrants to return home to see their families.