People of Northwest Public Radio
Mon June 25, 2012
Court Upholds 'Show Me Your Papers' In Arizona
Originally published on Mon June 25, 2012 11:23 am
The Supreme Court has delivered a split ruling on Arizona's immigration law, striking down several key elements but upholding the "show me your papers" provision. The controversial provision allows local police to check the immigration status of people they stop in the normal course of their duties.