Judge Rules Ariz. Can Enforce Immigration Law

Law360, New York (September 18, 2012, 7:36 PM EDT) -- An Arizona federal judge on Tuesday lifted a block against enforcement of the sole provision of Arizona's controversial immigration law that the U.S. Supreme Court upheld, setting into motion a section of the law that calls on police to check the immigration status of people they detain.

U.S. District Judge Susan R. Bolton dissolved the preliminary injunction blocking the one provision that the nation's high court had upheld while permanently enjoining the three sections struck down by the Supreme Court, including one making it a crime...
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Case Information

Case Title

United States of America v. Arizona, State of, et al

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Other Statutes: Constitutionality of State Statutes


Susan R Bolton

Date Filed

July 6, 2010

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