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Federal Judge Blocks Utah Immigration Law
Posted on 12 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SALT LAKE CITY - (AP) A federal judge on Tuesday blocked a Utah immigration law that would have allowed police to check the citizenship status of anyone they arrest, citing its similarities to the most controversial parts of an Arizona law that seems... Read More

Utah Sued By Groups Over Immigration Law
Posted on 4 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

SALT LAKE CITY - (AP) Two national organizations are suing Utah to halt a new immigration law they claim encourages racial profiling. The National Immigration Law Center says an enforcement measure signed by Gov. Gary Herbert in March is just as unconstitutional... Read More

Arizona Immigration Measures Renew Debate
Posted on 7 May 2010 by Matthew Bender Editorial Staff

Arizona Governor Janice Brewer signed a controversial immigration bill into law on April 23, sparking a renewed interest in the immigration debate. President Obama was immediately critical of the legislation that, in his words, “threaten[s] to undermine... Read More