About 100 people protest NC jail's po...

About 100 people protest NC jail's policy of referring undocume...

There are 7 comments on the Fox 8 WGHP story from Mar 29, 2010, titled About 100 people protest NC jail's policy of referring undocume.... In it, Fox 8 WGHP reports that:

About 100 people took part in a protest at the county jail in North Carolina's largest city, upset about the jail's participation in a program to deport undocumented immigrants arrested on other charges.

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Cindy

Holly Springs, NC

#1 Mar 29, 2010
Sheriff Chipp Bailey is RIGHT! The 287g program protects the community and should be mandatory across the country!

THANK YOU Mecklenburg County!
Karen

Huntersville, NC

#2 Mar 29, 2010
Just wonder how many of these protesters take advantage of food stamps, WIC, rental assistance, food banks, driving without a license or use a fake or stolen identity for employment, etc.?
The law is the law for every resident of Mecklenberg Cty., and what these people are promoting anarchy for their own benefit and the benefit of their illegal relatives.
This train of pseudo-righteousness has got to stop.
Randy Wilson

Chicago, IL

#3 Mar 29, 2010
They should also deport the 100 people who are protesting.

As I type this, I watch the illegals go thru our trash in the alley. They're taking aluminum cans and other metal to sell.

For one, my city picks these up and sells them. If helps to fund our trash pickup.

So illegals come here and STEAL...and then they'll say that they're doing a job no one else will do!

Steal my trash and cause my trash rates to go up.

I'm SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO sick of these people!!!!!!!!!!
parent

White House, TN

#4 Mar 29, 2010
A short while back i drove a 74 year old women to our local DSS to try and get help with her light bill.she has always worked hard and has never asked for help before.She had to leave without help.While i was there i noticed that most of the people waiting didnt speak english. Whats wrong with that picture
magyart

Columbus, OH

#5 Mar 29, 2010
Immigration decisions belong with the federal govt. So, the Sheriff is correct to report all illegal residents and let INS decide to hold them or release them.
Silence DoGood

Durham, NC

#6 Mar 29, 2010
We must oppose Amnesty for these illegals. The law is doing the right thing deport them! I wonder how many of the 100 protesters were legal citizens...HMMM
Eyepooted

Mocksville, NC

#7 Mar 30, 2010
No habla des engrish!! Burrito!!!! Taco!!!!

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