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Unauthorized immigrants line up for driver's licenses in Colorado
Unauthorized immigrants line up for driver's licenses in Colorado

For most people a trip to the Division of Motors Vehicles is a dreaded event. Humberto Cruz-Salas cannot get there fast enough. A month ago, he hopped out of bed and started dialing the DMV to try to make an appointment. His 2 a.m. effort — yielding a series of busy signals before he abandoned the phone in favor of registering online — was eventually rewarded. His date with the DMV will be Monday at 11:30 a.m. That is when the 21-year-old Cruz-Salas hopes to be finally legal behind the wheel. On Friday, Colorado became the latest state to begin issuing driver's licenses to immigrants who entered the country illegally. Eleven states — including California —...

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