Supreme Court To Rule On Blocked Ariz. Immigration Law

Law360, New York (December 12, 2011, 12:30 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to review an injunction blocking key portions of Arizona's controversial immigration law, including a provision that would make it a crime for illegal immigrants to apply for jobs.

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer filed a petition in August asking the high court to decide whether federal immigration laws preclude Arizona's own efforts to enforce immigration laws and preempt four provisions of SB 1070.

“Arizona has been more than patient waiting for Washington to secure the border,” Brewer said in a...
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