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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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    PHOENIX - A judge in Arizona ruled Tuesday that police ... of being in the country illegally. The "show me your papers" name comes from opponents. It's a tool for local police, said Republican Gov. Jan Brewer, who signed the measure, but won't cure the ...
    09/17/2012 - 9:14 pm | View Link
  • Arizona immigration: 'Show me your papers' enforcement to begin
    An Arizona judge says police can immediately start enforcing the “show me your papers” provision of the state’s controversial immigration law, marking another legal milestone in the two-year battle between Gov. Jan Brewer and the Obama administration ...
    09/17/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • Judge Upholds Arizona 'Show Your Papers' Demand
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    09/6/2012 - 12:17 pm | View Link
  • Judge upholds Arizona 'show-your-papers' measure in mixed ruling
    A U.S. judge ruled on Wednesday that a controversial Arizona 'show-your-papers' immigration provision that has been ... Arizona Republican Governor Jan Brewer, a major White House foe in the battle over illegal immigration, signed the state crackdown ...
    09/6/2012 - 11:10 am | View Link
  • Judge OKs Arizona's show-me-your-papers law
    PHOENIX — A federal judge ruled Wednesday that Arizona authorities can enforce the most contentious section of the state's immigration law, which critics have dubbed the "show me your papers" provision ... for Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer, however, urged ...
    09/5/2012 - 12:41 pm | View Link
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    05/26/2015 - 2:08 pm | View Website
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