Tag: Lawsuits challenging SB 1070

Federal Judge Puts SB 1070 On Hold

Judge Susan R. Bolton temporary blocked the enactment of SB 1070 in Arizona by issuing a partial injunction on the most controversial aspects of the law until the court makes a final decision on its constitutionality.

Protest Against SB 1070 - Photo: rjosef/Flickr

Immigration News Digest – 7/15/10

Lawsuits against SB 1070; immigration’s impact on cities; the cancelation of a meeting between U.S. and Mexico governors–here’s a summary of this week’s immigration news.

Immigrants detained by sheriff deputies in Maricopa County, Arizona - Photo: José Muñoz.

United States v. Arizona

The Obama administration has sued the state of Arizona, setting the stage for a battle over states’ rights and immigration enforcement.