arizona sb1070

Sep 18, 2012

SB1070 injunction lifted, can go into effect immediately

A judge in Phoenix ruled today that police can immediately start enforcing the most contentious section of the state's immigration law, marking the first time officers can carry out the so-called "show me your papers" provision.

Jun 25, 2012

Federal hotline set up for Arizona immigration enforcement concerns

The Justice Department has set up a hotline for the public to report potential civil rights concerns regarding the Arizona law that requires police to check the immigration status of those they stop for other reasons.