According to the Department of Justice, Abdelkader and Hnia Amal have been charged with immigration offenses in connection with allegations that they kept a domestic servant in their home for three years.
More than 10,000 immigrants have already applied for driver's licenses in Maryland under the state's new driving laws, the Baltimore Sun reports.
Tuesday's citizenship ceremony in Alexandria was all the more special for one Fredericksburg woman. At 66 years old, Zofia Dubicka just recently discovered that she is not a U.S. citizen.
Five states allow people who don't have legal permission to live in the US to obtain driver's licenses. Maryland joined the list today. And D.C. could be next. Mayor Vincent Gray says his bill will make streets safer and take away incentives for illegal driver's licenses.
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