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Tucson traffic stop of 2 immigrants brings ACLU claim

Tucson traffic stop of 2 immigrants brings ACLU claim

A legal claim filed today says the Tucson Police Department acted improperly in a traffic stop last fall that drew dozens of protestors.

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Supervisors declare Pima County 'Immigrant Welcoming' community

A measure declaring Pima County an “Immigrant Welcoming” community was passed today by the Board of Supervisors.

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Phx. convention bookings fall; immigration law cited as reason

PHOENIX - Arizona's 2010 immigration-enforcement law is being called a lingering hindrance to Phoenix's ability to lure gatherings to its convention center.

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Pearce loses comeback bid; in Pinal, Babeu is GOP pick

PHOENIX - A former Arizona legislator known nationally for championing recent laws against illegal immigration failed as he attempted a political comeback in Tuesday's primary election.

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Grijalva still taking heat for boycott remark in CD3

Rep. Raúl Grijalva's comments two years ago about boycotting Arizona continue to attract new challengers at election time, but the five-term congressman says this election isn't about those comments.

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Arpaio closing jails ahead of immigration protests

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is shutting down county jails in anticipation of protests against Arizona's immigration law.

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Police: Enforcement of SB 1070 could spur a flurry of lawsuits

Police agencies that would enforce the most controversial part of Arizona's 2010 immigration law are expected to get squeezed by legal challenges if the U.S. Supreme Court upholds the law in the coming days.

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Sonora leader: AZ medical pot is a mistake

Arizona voters made a mistake legalizing medical marijuana, says the governor of Sonora - at least from his country's perspective.

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Romney woos Arizona's Hispanics

Romney woos Arizona's Hispanics

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, the presumed Republican presidential nominee, shares a laugh with Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain. Romney met Friday with Hispanics and Arizona party leaders.

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Romney woos Arizona's Hispanics

Romney woos Arizona's Hispanics

TEMPE - Republican Mitt Romney turned his focus to the Hispanic vote Friday as he gathered Latino business leaders to discuss the issues he talks about with every other constituency: the economy and jobs.

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Tucson's top cops join opposition to immigration law

Three Arizona police officials have joined other colleagues from across the country in filing a friend-of-the-court brief with the U.S. Supreme Court expressing their opposition to the state's immigration enforcement law.

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UA Against SB1070 asks the Regents to take a stand

Group wants regents to put SB1070 on their agenda and support diversity

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Hispanics withdraw applications for top UA job, cite SB 1070

Hispanic candidates don't want the job Joel Valdez did for 20 years

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Higher education roundup: Student media, SB1070, the higher ed bubble and more

Here's your Friday roundup. I'm in Flagstaff covering the Arizona Board of Regents meetings, so I'll probably post one more update today.

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Pro-tolerance group at NAU opposes SB1070

The law marginalizes people in the name of controlling the border, the group says.

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Musicians boycott AZ over SB 1070

A coalition of musical artists has announced that its members will boycott all performances in Arizona to protest the state's tough new immigration law.

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Pima College reminds foreign students to carry their papers

Pima College reminds foreign students to carry their papers

After SB1070 was signed, PCC reminded students to always carry their ID and immigration paperwork.

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UA prof gets booed for politics in grad speech (video)

Should she have talked to the class of 2010 about new Arizona laws?

May 17, 2010 10:05 amLoading…

Higher education roundup

SB1070, Hispanic drop-outs, international students, fun facts, and CPR

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