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Where Immigration Laws are Made Today – State Capitols and Federal Courts

A trend is emerging: states pass controversial immigration measures, then brakes are applied in the federal court system.

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Mentally Disabled Languish in Immigrant Detention System

Human Rights Watch and the American Civil Liberties Union argue that immigrant detainees suffering with mental disabilities should be provided with a lawyer at no charge.

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Civil Rights Groups File Suit Against Arizona Immigration Law

The suit by a broad coalition of civil rights groups is the latest move against Arizona’s new law, which has also prompted civil disobedience demonstrations.