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Georgia Immigration Lawsuit

Court Rules On Controversial Immigration Law

AP | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

ATLANTA -- A federal appeals court has ruled that Georgia law enforcement can check on the immigration status of criminal suspects who fail to produce...

Georgia Still on My Mind

Pablo Alvarado | Posted 08.29.2011 | Latino Voices
Pablo Alvarado

The politics of exclusion behind HB 87 have led to dehumanizing policies, but immigrants in Georgia are organizing to defend themselves with potential benefits for us all.

Judge Blocks Provisions Of Controversial Georgia Immigration Law

AP | KATE BRUMBACK and GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA — A federal judge on Monday temporarily blocked parts of Georgia's strict new law targeting illegal immigration from taking effect, incl...

Controversial Immigration Law Heads To Court

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 08.20.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA — Civil liberties groups argued Monday that Georgia's law cracking down on illegal immigration should not take effect until a lawsuit ch...

Mexico, 10 Other Countries, Join Lawsuit Against Georgia Immigration Law

AP | GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 08.16.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA — Mexico and 10 other countries have joined the legal fight against Georgia's tough new immigration law, warning that the strict crackdo...

Georgia Is Not a "Show Me Your Papers" State

Azadeh Shahshahani | Posted 08.06.2011 | Politics
Azadeh Shahshahani

Co-authored with Omar Jadwat, ACLU Immigrants' Rights Project This week the ACLU and ACLU of Georgia along with a coalition of other civil rights gr...

Civil Liberties Groups File Lawsuit Against Georgia Immigration Law

AP | KATE BRUMBACK | Posted 08.02.2011 | Politics

ATLANTA — Civil liberties groups on Thursday filed a lawsuit seeking to block a Georgia law that cracks down on illegal immigration, saying it v...