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Arizona's SB 1070 Suffers Another Body Blow

"A federal judge blocked police in Arizona from enforcing a section of the state's 2010 immigration enforcement law that prohibited people from blocking traffic when they seek or offer day labor services on streets. U.S. District Judge Susan Bolton ruled Wednesday that groups seeking...

Judge: Arizona Residents Have Standing to Challenge SB 1070

"A federal judge has set the stage for a new challenge to Arizona’s immigration law if the U.S. Supreme Court rejects the one it has before it now. In a 20-page ruling , U.S. District Court Judge Susan Bolton said that various Arizona residents have legal standing to challenge the...

Arizona Federal Judge Ponders “Show Me Your Papers” Again

"A federal judge in Phoenix heard oral arguments Tuesday about whether a key provision of Arizona's immigration law should go forward. Though the U.S. Supreme Court ruled the provison could take effect, a coalition of civil rights groups is raising new challenges. The provision is Section 2B...