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Arizona Immigration Lawsuit

Texas Leads Multistate Coalition In Lawsuit Over Obama Immigration Order

AP / Huffington Post | By WILL WEISSERT | Posted 02.02.2015 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas is leading a 17-state coalition suing over President Barack Obama's recently announced executive actions on immigration, ...

Elise Foley

State Lawmakers Weigh Costs Of Copying Arizona On Immigration | Elise Foley | Posted 06.11.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- After Arizona passed its contentious immigration enforcement bill, SB 1070, last April, state legislatures across the country took note....

Federal Judge Rejects Challenges To Lawsuit Against Arizona Immigration Law

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A federal judge has dismissed challenges to a civil rights lawsuit against Arizona's controversial immigration law, allowing the action against the re...

Arizona's 'Perfect Storm': How The State Stopped Tolerating Illegal Immigrants

Los Angeles Times | Anna Gorman and Nicholas Riccardi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Arizona has made a name for itself as the state with the harshest policies against illegal immigration. But as few as six years ago, this border state...

The Immigration Fight Isn't Over

Rev. Jennifer Kottler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Jennifer Kottler

If we fail to change the way immigration is understood and debated in this country, we will fail our neighbors, our children, and our God.

Arizona Immigration Law Appeal Being Mounted By State

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD and AMANDA LEE MYERS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — The showdown over Arizona's immigration law played out in court and on Phoenix's sun-splashed streets on Thursday, as the state sought...

Hispanic Immigrants Continue To Flee Arizona Ahead Of Crackdown

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Arizona's strict new illegal immigration law, SB 1070, is set to begin enforcement this Thursday, leaving many Hispanic immigrants, both legal and ill...

Arizona Immigration Law Goes To Court: Federal Judge Considers Arguments To Block It

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD and PAUL DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — The Arizona immigration law came under new legal scrutiny in a packed courtroom Thursday as a federal judge considered whether the cra...

Senate Republicans Lose Bid To Block Suit Against Arizona Law

AP | ANDREW TAYLOR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats on Wednesday turned back a move by Republicans to block the Justice Department from pursuing its lawsuit seeking t...

Case Lining Up To Challenge Arizona Immigration Law

AP | PAUL DAVENPORT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — A federal judge is holding hearings on a parade of legal challenges to Arizona's immigration enforcement law, but resolving the seven ...

Arizona Immigration Law To Get First Major Court Hearing

AP | JACQUES BILLEAUD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — Arizona's impending immigration law went before a federal judge for the first time Thursday, and attorneys for both sides sparred over...

9 States Back Arizona Immigration Law Against Feds

AP | DAVID RUNK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

DETROIT — States have the authority to enforce immigration laws and protect their borders, Michigan Attorney General Mike Cox said Wednesday in ...

Lawsuits Against Arizona Immigration Law Pile Up

Politico | Scott Wong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Want to sue Arizona? Get in line. The state's new law cracking down on illegal immigration has provoked a flurry of litigation from Hispanic and civil...

GOP Hits Obama On Arizona Lawsuit While Other Democrats Lay Low

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Republicans denounced the Obama administration's challenge of Arizona's new immigration law Tuesday, a fresh sign they may try to p...

Justice Department To File Lawsuit Challenging Constitutionality Of Arizona Immigration Law

AP | BOB CHRISTIE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX — The Obama administration sued Arizona on Tuesday to throw out the state's toughest-in-the-nation immigration law and keep other states...

Eric Holder: Federal Government May Challenge Arizona Immigration Law

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday that the federal government may go to court to challenge Arizona's new law which makes it...

Arizona Immigration Law Sending Shock Waves Across Political Spectrum, 2010 Midterm Elections

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

TUCSON, Ariz. — With the scrawl of a pen, GOP Gov. Jan Brewer of Arizona awakened the dormant but explosive issue of illegal immigration, sendin...