Arizona SB 1070 http://kuer.org en Utah's Immigration Enforcement Law in Judge's Hands http://kuer.org/post/utahs-immigration-enforcement-law-judges-hands <p>The long drawn out legal challenge over Utah’s immigration enforcement law House Bill 497 is nearing its end.&nbsp; US District Court Judge Clark Waddoups could rule on the so-called “show me your papers law” any day now.&nbsp; Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff gave an update at a meeting of the state’s Commission on Immigration and Migration Wednesday.</p> Wed, 10 Oct 2012 23:19:58 +0000 Andrea Smardon 19514 at http://kuer.org Utah’s Immigration Law Still in Limbo After Supreme Court Decision http://kuer.org/post/utah-s-immigration-law-still-limbo-after-supreme-court-decision <p>The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled on Arizona’s immigration law, but the implementation of Utah’s similar “show me your papers” legislation is still awaiting a federal court decision. It’s the part of the law that gives police officers authority to check suspects’ immigration status. Immigrant advocates say the US District Court in Utah needs to consider racial profiling arguments that were not heard by the Supreme Court.</p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 16:13:24 +0000 Andrea Smardon & Dan Bammes 14039 at http://kuer.org Utah’s Immigration Law Still in Limbo After Supreme Court Decision