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Latino profiling surges at state, local level

"What do all of these incidents have in common? They all occurred in states that have passed “Show me your papers” legislation. However, none of these states have legally enforceable mechanisms for implementing the legislation, as their enforcement dates are being held up in...

My Family's Papers

"Exactly how these “mixed-status” families will be included in any type of immigration reform is still up for debate. Nevertheless, they are a byproduct of our broken and byzantine immigration system. Consider my story: My grandparents emigrated legally from the Philippines after my...

ACLU: South Tucson Police Violate Constitution in Use of 'Show Me Your Papers' Law

"The American Civil Liberties Union is putting law enforcement agencies across Arizona on notice that they will be held accountable for constitutional violations that result from the implementation of the state's "show me your papers" law, Section 2(B) of SB 1070, an anti-immigrant...

Arizona S.B. 1070 News - Sept. 4, 2015 Order by Judge Bolton in Valle Del Sol v. Whiting

"Arizona moves for summary judgment on each count except for Plaintiffs’ First Amendment challenge to the day labor provisions (Count Three). (See Arizona’s Mot. at 2.) Plaintiffs move for summary judgment on their First Amendment challenge to the day labor provisions and their preemption...