Immigration Law

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Julie Myers Wood Discusses Arizona's Controversial Immigration Law
Posted on 7 May 2010 by Julie Myers Wood

By Julie Myers Wood In this Emerging Issues commentary, Julie Myers Wood, former Assistant Secretary running U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), examines the new Arizona immigration law (S.B. 1070, amended by H.B. 2162). She analyzes some... Read More

Bender’s Immigration Bulletin – August 15, 2010
Posted on 5 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

Judge Blocks Part of Arizona Law; Governor Brewer Appeals A federal judge blocked significant portions of the controversial Arizona immigration law the day before it was set to take effect. On July 28, U.S. District Judge Susan Bolton issued a preliminary... Read More

Julie Myers Wood: Flawed Analysis Blocks Parts of 2010 Arizona Immigration Law, S.B. 1070
Posted on 24 Aug 2010 by Julie Myers Wood

By Julie Myers Wood, President Immigration and Customs Solutions, LLC Julie Myers Wood, former Assistant Secretary running U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, analyzes the U.S. District Court decision ( 2010 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 75558 ) enjoining... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal: States Ease Off Immigration Bills . . . For Now
Posted on 14 Aug 2012 by State Net

A year chock-full of budget and redistricting fights has done more than just give state lawmakers heartburn. According to a new study by the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL), those issues, in conjunction with the wait for a Supreme Court... Read More

Supreme Court Strikes Down Key Provisions of Arizona Immigration Law
Posted on 25 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Immigration Law Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court on June 25 invalidated three of the four key provisions of the controversial Arizona immigration law, S.B. 1070 ( Arizona, et al. v. United States , No. 11-182, U.S. Sup. [ enhanced version available to lexis... Read More

Podcast: Dan Kowalski on the Arizona Immigration Law
Posted on 5 May 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

On this edition, Dan Kowalski discusses the Arizona immigration law, the practical, legal and political issues it presents, and lawsuits filed challenging the law. Mr. Kowalski is an immigration lawyer with the Fowler Law Firm in Austin, Texas, and is... Read More

Julie Myers Wood: Supreme Court Affirms an Arizona Immigration Law - What It Means
Posted on 9 Jun 2011 by Julie Myers Wood

The former head of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) gives her analysis of the Supreme Court's opinion in Chamber of Commerce v. Whiting , in which the court upheld key provisions of the Legal Arizona Workers Act. The act authorizes suspension... Read More