N. Carolina Attorney General: DACA Entitles Individuals To A Driver’s License

Here is an excerpt of the opinion of Grayson G. Kelley, Chief Deputy Attorney General, Jan. 17, 2013, 

Based upon our review of the historical background and legal concepts applicable to prosecutorial discretion and deferred status in the enforcement of immigration laws, we believe that individuals who present documentation demonstrating a grant of deferred action by the United States government are legally present in the United States and entitled to a drivers license of limited duration, assuming all other criteria are met.

To read the entire opinion click HERE——> NC DACA opinion

About David Leopold
Past President American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), In-the-Trenches practicing immigration Attorney, Blogger, Activist, Photographer, Educator, World Traveler. All opinions are my own.

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