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New Laws Expand Protections For Immigrants, Refugee Communities

(AP Photo/Seth Perlman File)

A group of new laws will expand protections for immigrants and refugee communities. Governor J.B. Pritzker signed the package of legislation yesterday. The new laws provide immigrant and refugee residents in Cook County with legal representation. Information campaigns helping immigrants and refugees in the state understand their rights are being launched by the Illinois Department of Human Services.


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