Illegals in Jersey with Plates from PA
Are you an illegal immigrant? Do you live in a state with a complicated drivers license process, making it harder for you to get a ...
Stymied by New Jersey's tough motor vehicle laws, [illegal immigrants] have traveled to states with more lax regulations to obtain the paperwork they need to get behind the wheel.
It's a tactic thousands have used, making the streets of many of New Jersey's immigrant neighborhoods look like a South Jersey Turnpike rest stop. Besides Pennsylvania, license plates from Maryland, North Carolina and Michigan abound.
No matter your opinion on illegal immigration, this does seem to be a thorny problem. And even though the REAL ID law is extremely controversial and kind of impossible to implement, issues like this do make you wonder whether we ought to have a standard process for obtaining a license.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
Health-Care Cuts Driving Public Workers' Retirement Delays10 hours ago
Vote on Alaska Oil Tax Still Too Close to Call11 hours ago
Michigan Provides a Home for Other States' Unwanted Fracking Waste13 hours ago
A National Model for Decrowding Jails and Helping the Mentally Ill13 hours ago
States Look to Religious Leaders to Fill Mental Health Gap13 hours ago
GOP Keeps Control of Virginia Senate16 hours ago