Court blocks part of Alabama immigration law

"Today, the federal district court in Montgomery temporarily blocked a section of Alabama anti-immigrant law HB 56 that threatens to push families who cannot prove lawful status out of their homes. A civil rights coalition filed a lawsuit challenging this application of Section 30, which...

CA11 Blocks Two More Provisions of Alabama's HB56

"A federal appeals court Thursday blocked two sections of Alabama's immigration law, which is known as HB 56, in­cluding one that had been par tially enjoined by a U.S. Dis­trict Judge in Montgomery. The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals enjoined Section 27 of the law, which forbids...