Arizona to ask Supreme Court to lift injunction on controversial immigration law

[JURIST] Arizona state officials said Monday the state will go directly to the US Supreme Court [official website] to lift the injunction preventing the state from enforcing its controversial immigration law [SB 1070 materials; JURIST news archive]. Arizona Governor Jan Brewer (R) [official website] and Attorney General Tom Horne [official profile] announced [press release] that the state would immediately petition the Supreme Court to lift the injunction. Brewer said she knew the fight over SB 1070 would be a prolonged…

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