Jan Brewer

PHOENIX -- Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said that police agencies can immediately begin enforcing the controversial “show me your papers” provision of the state’s landmark immigration law -- the section that was upheld by the U.S Supreme Court.

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  • SB 1070: Arizona Governor Jan Brewer, others react to judge's ruling
    PHOENIX - Arizona Governor Jan Brewer and others are reacting Wednesday after a federal judge ruled that officials can enforce a controversial section ... Some have called the section the "show me your papers" provision. Brewer and the American Civil ...
    09/5/2012 - 7:47 pm | View Link
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    The Supreme Court struck down three of the four contested provisions in Arizona's immigration law. ... But Gov. Jan Brewer has decided to call it a win. IBD on Facebook IBD on Twitter Follow IBD on Google+ IBD on Linkedin LOG IN LOG IN ...
    06/26/2012 - 12:02 pm | View Link
  • Jan Brewer: Obama says ‘drop dead’ to Arizona
    Before lawmakers could fully digest the court’s decision on Monday upholding the “show me your papers ... enforce immigration laws. Brewer also criticized the policy shift in an interview with John King of CNN. “They arbitrarily single out Arizona ...
    06/26/2012 - 11:05 am | View Link
  • For Arizona and Gov. Jan Brewer, a case of legal denial about immigration
    Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer is many things ... the ruling left intact part of the immigration crackdown, the "show-me-your-papers" component, which the court suggested may be vulnerable to future challenge. But Brewer certainly couldn't have called it ...
    06/26/2012 - 12:00 am | View Link
  • Jan Brewer Asks Supreme Court To Review Arizona Immigration Law
    "In this case, you have some conflicting lower court decisions and pressing policy ... Brewer filed a lawsuit earlier this year against the federal government that alleges that Washington has failed to control the Arizona-Mexico border and enforce ...
    08/10/2011 - 11:17 am | View Link
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    News, Information, events and real estate in Mohave County including Kingman, Golden Valley, Chloride, Dolan Springs, Arizona, AZ, Kingman Daily Miner, kdminer.com
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  • Arizona Enacts Stringent Law on Immigration
    PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer of Arizona signed the nation’s toughest bill on illegal immigration into law on Friday. Its aim is to identify, prosecute and ...
    03/5/2015 - 4:33 pm | View Website
  • Arizona SB 1070
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    03/5/2015 - 7:43 am | View Website
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    03/4/2015 - 4:24 am | View Website
  • Court Blocks Arizona Policy of Denying Driver’s Licenses ...
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    03/3/2015 - 3:59 pm | View Website
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