"The US Supreme Court announced on December 12 that it would review an
appellate court's decision that halted implementation of several key
provisions of the controversial Arizona immigration enforcement law, SB
1070. The high court's...
Washington Post, Dec. 12, 2011 : "The Supreme Court on Monday said it would review Arizona’s
restrictive immigration law that sparked a national controversy and
inspired similar state efforts across the country to crack down on
Immigration Activity in the Supreme Court
On April 25, the U.S. Supreme Court heard oral argument in the case involving Arizona's controversial S.B. 1070. The transcript is available on lexis.com at 2012 U.S. Trans. LEXIS 35. The decision is expected...
DENVER - The Supreme Court of the United States on April 25 heard oral arguments on whether to reverse a ruling by a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit that an Arizona law that addresses the local impacts of illegal immigration...
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...
Higher Fees on Certain H and L Visas
President Obama signed into law Public Law Number 111-230 on August 13, requiring the submission of an additional $2000 for certain H-1B petitions and $2250 for certain L-1A and L-1B petitions filed after August...
By William Perry Pendley
DENVER - The Supreme Court of the United States on June 25 unanimously upheld an Arizona law that allows law enforcement officers to determine the immigration status of individuals they stop who are suspected of being in the...