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Midwest Town Mandates Immigration Check for Renters

Midwest Town Mandates Immigration Check for Renters --Far from Any U.S. Border, Fremont, Nebraska, Could Set National Precedent on Immigration 21 Jun 2010 The [Fremont, NE] ordinance aims to zero in on illegal aliens in the workplace and at their temporary homes. Under the ordinance, renters would have to apply for a license, which includes a police check of the applicant's legal status. Undocumented aliens would be turned over to the federal government. Additionally, businesses would be required to check the legal status of their workers through the federal E-verify database and would face penalties for hiring undocumented citizens.