Results related to “SB 1070”
by Jorge Rivas on January 30 2013, 3:52PM
Yes, ‘RJ Brewer’ — real name, John Stagikas — says his mama is Arizona governor Jan Brewer.
by Jorge Rivas on December 9 2012, 5:20PM
AP is reporting that a small plane carrying Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera has gone missing after taking off from the city of Monterrey.
by Julianne Hing on November 16 2012, 10:26AM
But the ruling leaves the door open for future legal challenges to the provision.
by Jorge Rivas on September 19 2012, 12:51PM
On Tuesday, a federal judge cleared the way for Section 2B of Senate Bill 1070 that requires Arizona law enforcement officials check the immigration status of anyone they encounter and believe is undocumented.
by Jorge Rivas on September 6 2012, 2:33PM
On Wednesday, U.S. District Court Judge Susan Bolton virtually cleared the way for Arizona to start questioning suspected undocumented immigrants they come in contact with.
by Jorge Rivas on August 22 2012, 1:05PM
Actress Mary Steenburgen does such a good job at impersonating Jan Brewer that you won’t know whether to laugh or cry after watching this video.
by Julianne Hing on August 6 2012, 1:51PM
Is the anti-immigrant state lawmaking spree on the wane?
by Jorge Rivas on July 5 2012, 5:28PM
Supreme Court’s 1070 ruling Drops the I-Word.
by Jorge Rivas on July 3 2012, 4:34PM
You can now play Rep. Luis Gutierrez’s ‘Pick Out The Immigrant’ game online.
Despite the Obama administration’s protest of Monday’s Supreme Court ruling, federal immigration officials are poised to continue detaining people rounded up through the state’s “show me your papers” law.
by Jorge Rivas on June 27 2012, 3:51PM
Rep. Luis V. Gutierrez discussed the SB 1070 Supreme Court decision on the floor of the House of Representatives Wednesday and provided a short quiz he called “Pick Out The Immigrant” with celebrity subjects like Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez.
by Jorge Rivas on June 26 2012, 11:00AM
Mr. Obama, for his part, said on Monday he is “pleased” the court struck down some of the law’s key provisions. He also acknowledged that the court’s ruling put the responsibility for immigration law squarely in the federal government’s hands.
The legal wrangling is not nearly done. The Supreme Court let the law stand based on the administration’s colorblind challenge, but justices invited a future debate over racial profiling.
Administration officials say the program will be lifted in any state that implements a law similar to Arizona’s SB 1070.
by Jorge Rivas on June 25 2012, 1:46PM
The U.S. Supreme Court decision that upheld a key provision of Arizona’s draconian anti-immigrant law will lead to racial profiling and discrimination, ACLU Executive Director Anthony D. Romero warned today.
by Jorge Rivas on June 25 2012, 12:58PM
Arizona’s immigration law, known as Senate Bill 1070, passed in 2010. Since then, five other states, including Alabama, have passed similar legislation.
by Kai Wright on June 25 2012, 11:49AM
The longer we go without creating sane immigration policy, the longer we rob the economy of $150 billion in economic activity a year, says Imara Jones.
by Jorge Rivas on June 25 2012, 11:44AM
Arizona Governor Jan Brewer released a statement on the Supreme Court’s decision to uphold portions of SB 1070.