Arizona Cops Can Check for Papers, Supreme Court Rules

Police officers in Arizona are allowed to check the immigration status of every person who is stopped or arrested, the Supreme Court ruled this morning. But the court struck down other key parts of the law, signaling a victory for the federal government in its authority over immigration law. The controversial immigration measure passed in Arizona two years ago and has been opposed by President Obama. Stephen Vladeck, of American University Washington College of Law, said the ruling was a...Full Story
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