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Court Decision On Immigration Law Stirs Emotions

July 29, 2010 by  

Court Decision On Immigration Law Stirs EmotionsIn a last-minute ruling on Wednesday, a Federal judge in Arizona struck down parts of the controversial immigration law—which was to take full effect the next day—sending policy advocates and commentators abuzz.

The ruling, which stops law enforcement officers from asking individuals for identification and blocks the requirement for non-United States citizens to carry their documents with them at all times, was praised by Latino Policy Coalition and United Steelworkers.

The former called it “a major blow to the fanatic fringe that supports racial profiling of Latinos,” as well as a victory “for everyone who has faith in the U.S. Constitution.”

However, Tom Fitton, president of Judicial Watch said his organization was disappointed with the decision. He also vowed to support the bill’s author, State Senator Russell Pearce, in defending the law in the courts.

Fitton furthermore stressed that “The Obama administration is oblivious to the lawlessness and danger to the public safety caused by its failure to secure the borders and enforce the law.”

Meanwhile, The Federation for American Immigration Reform—which has supported SB 1070—has chosen to look on the bright side. Its representatives said that although several provisions were struck down, some of the important ones remained. They stressed that Judge Bolton’s ruling rejected the administration’s claim that immigration enforcement is solely a Federal matter.ADNFCR-1961-ID-19913411-ADNFCR

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  • Viktor Leben

    Possible corruption or extortion at the Federal court level ? It highly possible that the Federal Judges are being 1) Threatened by the Drug Lords and/or 2) Someone is blackmailing them ……

    This RACIST decision is saying that “Latinos” have more rights than other Americans …. Being of German descent I find this highly discriminatory. Why are “Latinos” getting special privileges ! There is more German-Americans than “Latinos” ! Why is “bi-lingual education” SPANISH-CENTRIC ? Shouldn’t it be German Centric ? Why is the Democratic Party so anti-German ?

    It seems German-Americans are under attack by these “Latino” racist ! The Latinos have taken over, and they don’t like German/Americans !!!!

    Their have been great German /Americans in History .. how about Eddie Rickenbacker , President Eisenhower !!! and don’t forget the greatest of them all ! Col. Hogan !!!!!!

  • s c

    First, I want to express my special ‘thanks’ to the Latino Policy Coalition and the United Steelworkers. Both unAmerican, devolved, crapola, Constitution-hating groups can kiss my asterisk at high noon in public. Since you’ve both gone out of your way to show how disloyal you can be, you might as well go the whole nine yards and head for Mexico, where you can be sure you’ll be treated better by a more humane and open-minded government. Remember to write.
    Has anyone (especially the ‘judge’) ever heard of Article 4, Section 4 of the Constitution? Does anyone in Washington have any plans to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution? It’s a fair question.
    After you read and aborb it, you might ask yourself if you have any reason to live in America. You are aiding and abetting a prez who deserves to be impeached, if only for this blatant and open violation of the Constitution. There are other points that need to be explored, but the illegal alien issue is one hell of a good place to start.
    As for the ‘judge’ who recently ruled against Arizona’s SB 1070, it’s about time to pick tomatoes here, and I have no doubt that she can pick tomatoes with the best of them. She has to be better at that than she is at rendering legal decisions. PLEASE tell me that she didn’t graduate from that half-assed Haavid.

    • dan of arizona

      tell me why is it with the blatant misuse of office and the disrespect for the constitution that the congress or senate has not said enough is enough.They know they lost there jobs and it seems to me that it should be jail time for not doing what the law says.

      • s c

        Dan, I suspect we need ‘outside’ help. We’re being controlled by elected career criminals who protect other elected career criminals. In effect, we have a bunch of Eric Holders protecting other Eric Holders. For now, ‘the fix is in,’ and we’re being abused and ignored.
        What the cure is I’m not certain. It’s possible that revolution may be a part of that cure. It’s not my first choice, as it would make the Civil War look tame in comparison. Whatever that cure is, we need it now – but it will take much more than ‘good intentions’ to get it done.
        I don’t mean to sound cryptic, Dan. Maybe other readers will have suggestions.

        • dan of arizona

          thats pretty much how I see it too.
          hang in there buddy

  • Sassy Lou

    Yay!…Because nothing makes more sending more jobs overseas..causing less people to be paying into the pot…which thus causes the government to go after the people who have something to take. However, if the “wealthier and business owners” finally get it that they are the next on the “target” to be moved to the lower class…or same as the “last Scrooges” alive…struggling just to stay in the upper middle classes..blaming the poor….just like the classical scrooge..they will realize they are the NEXT in line to be overshadowed and overtaken by the larger multi-national corporations who want nothing more than to run their businesses into the ground so they can get more control over the planet!

    Start looking up people..and I mean above the family owned mom and pop businesses in your community..looking will find no answers there.


  • Duende

    It’s a shame it had to go to this extent. I think that there actually is a lot of racism surrounding this issue and that the needs and safety of many who may or may not be racist are being over looked in the effort to not appear racist. It’s a tough balance and as typical, the wheels of justice turns so slow that the fleet of foot are never under it’s weight and the the innocent get crushed. Amen sassy Lou.. the bell tolls for thee (not you) the upper middle class but never..never for the elite of the planet, who ring all the bells to their own tune. All this other stuff..mexicans, gays, hate crimes, abortion, gun control, yada yada yada are just to keep us at each others throats over petty distractions. The more people that realize this the less hatred we’ll have for each other. Hatred.. the real mark of the devil and the fire we all feed the flames of when operating under the illusion that’s been spun so well.

  • BrotherPatriot

    It’s just an injunction and a step that was most likely planned to happen due to the Clinton appointed judge that we knew was goin to rule on it. As 1070 moves towards the supreme court, I also feel that the injunction will slide off eventually and Arizona police hands will be untied. Thus allowing them to begin to fully enforce this much needed immigration policy that should have been enforced by our Federal Government. But since our Government is owned by a not fully disclosed list of private interests (Federal Reserve) along with their bought and paid for corrupt politions at various levels of our government, their attempts to create their North American Union and the Amero is thoroughly revealed by their actions and inactions.

    Wake up America, is what I have been saying for awhile…but perhaps…we should say, wake up Bilderberg Virus. Were not only on to you but your Agenda is going to fail. The NWO is going to fail. Men like Alex Jones, Jesse Ventura, Jim Tucker, Luke Rudkowski and Ron Paul…even the average man such as I stand here to thwart you and expose the truth about who you are, what you have done and what you are trying to do. You are a pack of degenerates and the light of truth is going to destroy your Agenda.

  • s c

    PLND, I’d appreciate knowing just how much insight we’re supposed to get from your first sentence of this article. Your words are “In a last-minute ruling . . .’
    I read and re-read your commentary. At least two implications can be read into those words. First, it implies that the judge didn’t think through the issues (highly probable). Second, it implies that she received last-minute “instructions” or outside “assistance” regarding her mind-boggling decision.
    Either way, Arizona was hosed by a process and a system that has aggressively raped the Constitution for over 150 years. You must realize that if the judge is not put in her place, and if the prez isn’t held responsible for his actions and his inactions, and if no state can stand up to this evil administration and get the protection they must have, then America will shortly become another nation that will have destroyed itself via treasonous “leadership” and citizen indifference.

    • dan of arizona

      Sounds like a new begining, even if they get what they want just means its going to take a little longer is all. but we have done it before and we will do it again again again

  • s c

    Did ANYONE have their faxes, emails, or letters RETURNED? I took the time to write to Judge Bolton, and mine was returned (unopened). Anyone who has an idea as to what happened, please let Bob Livingston know.
    Don’t rule out the possibility that the judge has people working for her who “protect” her from the public. If this is the case, then we might as well assume that the judge has no clue as to what objectivity is, and that she’s in someone’s “pocket.”


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