Colo. officials try to calm immigrants' fears over possible arrest
Rosa Ramirez And Fernando Quintero, Rocky Mountain News
Copyright 2006 Denver Publishing Company
A new law that requires police to report any illegal immigrant they arrest to federal immigration authorities is causing confusion and widespread rumors in the Hispanic immigrant community.
Local Spanish-language radio stations have been inundated with calls this week from people concerned about the law, which was approved by the legislature and signed by Gov. Bill Owens.