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Old 06-09-2009, 08:43 PM
 
Location: Texas
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Panel endorses local immigration enforcement bill - KVOA News 4, Tucson, Arizona - (http://www.kvoa.com/global/story.asp?s=10506331 - broken link)

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PHOENIX (AP) - A committee of the Arizona Senate has approved a bill that would criminalize the presence of illegal immigrants in the state.

The bill would expand Arizona's trespassing law to let local authorities arrest those who sneak into the country. It also would allow people to sue city officials who limit the full enforcement of federal immigration law.
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Old 06-09-2009, 09:11 PM
 
Location: Where laws can be ignored due to political correctness
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Hell yes!
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Old 06-09-2009, 09:14 PM
 
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Old 06-09-2009, 09:15 PM
 
Location: California
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Has McAmnesty weighed in yet....

Regards,
BL
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Old 06-09-2009, 09:33 PM
 
Location: Mesa, Az
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..........and, the hammer continues to fall

I suspect that the bill will pass since we already have the employer sanctions law which even the 9th Circuit Court has not seen fit to strike down.
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Old 06-09-2009, 10:59 PM
 
Location: Lake Norman, North Carolina
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I'd like to see this bill passed in all 50 states. I particularly love the part that allows people to sue city officials in sanctuary cities who limit the full enforcement of federal immigration law.
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Old 06-10-2009, 10:27 AM
 
Location: The Republic of Texas
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I'd like to see this bill passed in all 50 states. I particularly love the part that allows people to sue city officials in sanctuary cities who limit the full enforcement of federal immigration law.


You, me and Millions of others.

The sheet will hit the fan, one of these days, and I see it coming soon.
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Old 06-10-2009, 10:37 AM
 
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PHOENIX (AP) - A committee of the Arizona Senate has approved a bill that would criminalize the presence of illegal immigrants in the state.

The bill would expand Arizona's trespassing law to let local authorities arrest those who sneak into the country. It also would allow people to sue city officials who limit the full enforcement of federal immigration law.
Worthless
State laws do not overrule federal laws
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Old 06-10-2009, 11:00 AM
 
Location: San Diego
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Worthless
State laws do not overrule federal laws
What are you talking about? Arizona has already passed many of the same and they STUCK. http://www.nytimes.com/2007/07/03/us/03arizona.html
Oklahoma filed 1804 which the Feds can't or won't stop.

Last edited by 1AngryTaxPayer; 06-10-2009 at 11:34 AM..
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Old 06-10-2009, 12:02 PM
 
Location: Mesa, Az
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Worthless
State laws do not overrule federal laws
Flip side: if local and/or state laws do not conflict with Federal law--------the former will usually stand in a Court of Law.

Otherwise; why do different States have varying ordinances?
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