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Arizona / Immigration Law #969670

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 06, 2010
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Bill Whitaker) The Justice Department lawsuit challenging Arizona's new immigration law examined; lawsuit quoted; details given of the law allowing police to question anyone who may be here illegally, the issue of illegal immigrants from Mexico & the boycott by opponents of the law. [Maricopa County Sheriff Joe ARAPAIO†, former Maricopa County attorney Andrew THOMAS†, state senator Russell PEARCE†- respond to the government suing the state.] [Civil rights spokesperson Petra FALCON†- opposes the law.] The legal recourse for citizens detained under Arizona law discussed.

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Whitaker, Bill
Duration:
00:02:50

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