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Two lawsuits accuse Arizona sheriff of racial discrimination

With the controversy of Arizona's SB 1070 bill still simmering -- despite most of its provisions being scrapped by the U.S. Supreme Court -- the American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona has filed a civil suit against an Arizona sheriff (and, by extension, his department) of discriminating against Latinos. It's the second such suit filed [...]

By |2018-04-02T17:15:52+00:00July 24th, 2012|Categories: Immigration News, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Two lawsuits accuse Arizona sheriff of racial discrimination

Controversial SB 1070 law mostly struck down, with one caveat

A landmark decision was made by the U.S. Supreme Court yesterday, as they struck down the vast majority of Arizona's SB 1070 immigration law. The law has been a hot button issued since Arizona passed it -- being barred by a federal judge two years ago until this most recent and ultimate ruling by the U.S. [...]

By |2018-04-23T17:24:20+00:00June 26th, 2012|Categories: Immigration News, U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Immigration Law|Tags: , |Comments Off on Controversial SB 1070 law mostly struck down, with one caveat