A Breakdown of Legal Challenges to SB 1070

Graphing the seven lawsuits challenging Arizona's anti-immigrant law.

By Hatty Lee Jul 28, 2010

A federal judge has [blocked the most controversial portions of the law](/archives/2010/07/breaking_arizona_judge_blocks_portions_of_sb_1070.html) while lawyers battle over it in court. But the case–or cases–move on. Here’s a look at the seven lawsuits challenging Arizona’s anti-immigrant law, along with a breakdown of the constitutional protections the critics argue the law violates.