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Republican legislative leaders are moving to use tax dollars to fight subpoenas of e-mails of current and former lawmakers. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer explains.


Gov. Jan Brewer asked the U.S. Supreme Court Monday to let the state enforce a 2010 law making it a crime to knowingly transport or harbor those in the country illegally. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer reports.

SB 1070 Legislator Communications To Go Public

Jan 2, 2014

A federal judge has allowed challengers to the state's major law aimed at illegal immigrants to see which advocacy groups were advising legislators. Arizona Public Radio's Howard Fischer reports.

Judge Rules SB 1070 Can Move Forward

Sep 5, 2012

A federal judge cleared the way today for the state to start enforcing the most sweeping provision of its 2010 immigration law.

Civil Rights Groups Take SB1070 to Court Again

Aug 21, 2012

A federal judge this morning questioned a bid by civil rights groups to get her to again block the state from enforcing a key provision of a 2010 law aimed at illegal immigrants.