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Court rejects Arizona's appeal in immigration case

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The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear an appeal of a blocked provision of Arizona's 2010 immigration enforcement law, dealing another blow to Gov. Jan Brewer in her effort to defend the law. More>>

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Cantor blasts Obama for immigration attack on GOP

House Majority Leader Eric Cantor is criticizing President Barack Obama for attacking the same lawmakers he's supposed to be working with on immigration. More>>

Immigration activists urge Obama to act boldly

Latinos and immigration activists are warning of political peril for President Barack Obama and Democrats in the fall election unless the president acts boldly and soon to curb deportations and allow more immigrants to... More>>

Obama discusses immigration with faith leaders

President Barack Obama told religious leaders Tuesday that he has no plans to make unilateral changes to the nation's immigration laws while there's still a window for Congress to pass legislation. More>>

Arpaio to be interviewed in immigration case

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Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's deposition will become part of a lawsuit filed by civil rights groups against the sheriffs and top prosecutors in Arizona's 15 counties. More>>

Arpaio demands feds pay costs in profiling case

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Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio says in a letter Thursday to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement that Washington is to blame for providing some of his deputies with faulty immigration enforcement training. More>>

GOP lawmakers want to fight SB1070 subpoenas

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Republican leaders in the Arizona Legislature want taxpayers to pay for a legal fight against subpoenas seeking emails from nearly two dozen current and former lawmakers in a case stemming from a challenge to Arizona's anti-immigration law, SB1070. More>>

Border Patrol to demonstrate new tunnel robots

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Border Patrol agents are using new robot technology to catch illegal activities inside tunnels at the Arizona-Mexico border. Agents in the Tucson sector will demonstrate on Tuesday how so-called "tunnel More>>

AZ top 3 for immigration-related prosecutions

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half of all criminal defendants and 97 percent of petty-offense defendants in the state's federal courts are prosecuted for immigration violations. More>>

Arizona border fence plan stalled after 3 years

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A plan by Arizona lawmakers to build a mile of fencing along the border with Mexico using private money remains stalled three years after it was sanctioned by the Legislature. More>>

Plaintiffs appealing AZ ruling on smuggling law

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Both sides are now appealing a federal judge's ruling that Maricopa County's prosecution of people who arrange to be smuggled conflicts with federal law. More>>

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Arizona county appeals ruling on smuggling cases

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The Maricopa County Attorney's Office is appealing a federal judge's ruling that it cannot charge immigrants with conspiracy if they arrange to be smuggled into the United States. More>>

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CBS 5 Investigative reporters Tammy Leitner and Morgan Loew give you an in-depth look of what's going on at the border. More>>

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  • Timeline: Arizona's controversial SB 1070

    Timeline: Arizona's controversial SB 1070

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 6:47 PM EDT2014-04-22 22:47:15 GMT
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    April 23, 2010. SB 1070 signed into law. The law's most controversial provision authorizes law enforcement to question the immigration status of anyone stopped if an officer has a "reasonable suspicion"More >
    On Wednesday, it will be four years since Gov. Jan Brewer signed one of the most controversial immigration laws in the country. Here's the timeline of SB 1070, Arizona's controversial immigration enforcement law.More >
  • Court rejects Arizona's appeal in immigration case

    Court rejects Arizona's appeal in immigration case

    Monday, April 21 2014 5:14 PM EDT2014-04-21 21:14:42 GMT
    The Supreme Court won't hear an appeal from the state of Arizona over a ruling that blocked enforcement of part of Arizona's 2010 immigration law.More >
    The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday refused to hear an appeal of a blocked provision of Arizona's 2010 immigration enforcement law, dealing another blow to Gov. Jan Brewer in her effort to defend the law.More >
  • Feds want to chime in on AZ harboring ban in SB 1070

    Feds want to chime in on Arizona's harboring ban

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 2:00 PM EST2014-02-26 19:00:16 GMT
    The U.S. Department of Justice has asked an appeals court to let its lawyers participate in arguments over Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's bid to overturn a ruling that bars police from enforcing a minorMore >
    The U.S. Department of Justice has asked an appeals court to let its lawyers participate in arguments over Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's bid to overturn a ruling that bars police from enforcing a minorMore >
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