New U.S. Citizens Look Forward To VotingBecause naturalization ceremonies generally take place in courtrooms, Daley Plaza was designated a federal courtroom for Friday’s event.
Mayor Emanuel Hosts Naturalization CeremonyEight people from Mexico took the Oath of Allegiance to officially become U.S. citizens on Friday's Cinco de Mayo.
Chicago Activist's Immigration Trial Nears EndRasmieh Odeh is the final witness at her trial. Lawyers also are expected to give closing arguments Friday.
Chicago Activist Seeks Delay In Detroit TrialRasmieh Odeh faces trial in a week, but her lawyers want more time. She failed to disclose convictions for bombings in Israel when she applied for U.S. citizenship in 2004.
73 Immigrants Gain Citizenship In Time For ThanksgivingOne of the new citizens is 31-year-old Alain Uy, who came here from the Philippines more than 20 years ago - and last year opened a restaurant, Jellyfish, on Rush Street.
Woman Living In Israel: Kids Conceived In Vitro Can't Be U.S. CitizensA single mother from Chicago, now living full-time in Israel, says she's given up on having her children become United States citizens.