November 15th, 2010
02:18 PM ET

California court rules illegal immigrants can get in-state tuition

The California Supreme Court has ruled unanimously that illegal immigrants may continue to receive in-state tuition at California colleges and Universities.

The decision overturns a lower court ruling.

In their ruling, the state court said California law specifically guarantees in-state tuition, a lower price, for students attending local schools for at least three years.

In their ruling, the court said that state law does not conflict with federal prohibitions for educational benefits for illegal immigrants ased on residency.

This story is developing. We'll bring you the latest information as soon as we get it.

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    December 3, 2010 at 3:50 pm | Report abuse |
  2. Kim

    WE ARE ALL HERE ILLEGALLY!!!! TELL ME, WHO REALLY HAD SET FOOT ON THIS LAND FIRST? WERE ? WHO TOOK THIS LAND AWAY FROM THE NATIVES? THINK OF IT FOR A SEC.,MANY OF THE "WHITE" RACE THINK LET ME QUOTE "THINK" THIS IS THEIR COUNTRY! THEIR LAND,WHEN THEY TOOK IT AWAY FROM THE NATIVES TO BEGIN WITH. I DONT THINK THEY WOULDVE WANTED THEIR EDUCATION TO BE DENIED WHEN THEY REALLY WANTED TO GET EDUCATED. EVERYONE IS EQUAL, SIT DOWN AND THINK OF THE OTHER PERSONS FEELING. THEY ALSO WANT TO GET EDUCATED! SOME LEGALS HAVE THE RIGHT TO GET AND EDUCATION BUT YET THEY FAIL TO DO SO. BEACUSE OF MOTIVATION. IT'S ALL MOTIVATION!

    January 11, 2012 at 10:14 pm | Report abuse |
  3. marie

    Your all going to die anyways and you wont take anything. The more selfish and greedy you are the more time youll spend in hell.

    January 11, 2012 at 10:16 pm | Report abuse |
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