Arizona Immigration Law: Enforcement Blocked by Circuit Court

A federal appeals court today blocked the enforcement of key provisions of Arizona's immigration law, considered one of the toughest in the nation. A central provision of the law requires police officers to ask for immigration papers if they have a reasonable suspicion that the person they have stopped, detained or arrested is in the country illegally. The Department of Justice sued the State of Arizona, arguing that the power to regulate immigration rests with the federal government and...Full Story
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