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Long-Term Prospects for USA v. Arizona

By Daniel M. Kowalski, Attorney, The Fowler Law Firm PC Pundits, bloggers and talking heads are spending far too much time obsessing over irrelevant aspects of USA v. Arizona , the federal government’s lawsuit against SB 1070, Arizona’s immigration control bill, set to take effect in...

Supreme Court Declines to Wade Into Preemption Question of Immigration Versus Workers' Compensation Benefits

Last week the U.S. Supreme Court declined to review a case from Louisiana concerning workers' compensation benefits for an injured worker who was an illegal alien, and whether the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 preempts state law awards of workers' compensation benefits to illegal...