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Thursday, April 26, 2012

Supreme Court Hints OK on Ariz. Immigration Law

Bucking the Obama administration, Supreme Court justices seemed to find little trouble Wednesday with major parts of Arizona's tough immigration law that require police to check the legal status of people they stop for other reasons.

But the fate of other provisions that make Arizona state crimes out of immigration violations was unclear in the court's final argument of the term.

The latest clash between states and the administration turns on the extent of individual states' roles in dealing with the nation's 11 million illegal immigrants. Immigration policy is essentially under the federal government's control, but a half-dozen Republican-dominated states have passed their own restrictions out of frustration with what they call Washington's inaction to combat an illegal flood.


Anonymous said...

Bout time the justices did their job based on the laws and constitution and not on whats politically correct. I think they deserve a hand if they uphold the Arizona law.

Anonymous said...

And they deserve a hand if they uphold the health care law.

Anonymous said...

WOOOOOOOOOO-WOOOOOOOOOOOOOO lets take back America folks!!!