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Md. Clears College Path for Undocumented

By The Associated Press — May 17, 2011 1 min read
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Illegal immigrants who meet certain conditions—including completing two years at a community college and proving that their parents paid state income taxes—will be eligible for in-state college tuition in Maryland under a bill signed last week by Gov. Martin O’Malley. Republican opponents are leading a petition drive in hopes of overturning the legislation in a 2012 referendum.

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A version of this article appeared in the May 18, 2011 edition of Education Week as Md. Clears College Path for Undocumented

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