LA Times: California voters could decide in 2020 whether to remove mandatory punishment for falsifying U.S. citizenship records

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

As excerpted from the LA Times

“Today, if an underage college student uses a fake ID to purchase a six-pack of beer, he or she can be charged with a misdemeanor,”  Bocanegra said in a statement. “However, if an immigrant is caught using that same fake ID, he or she is automatically charged with a felony and is subject to five years in prison."