No Exception to the Rule: The Unconstitutionality of State Immigration Enforcement Laws
Advance: The Journal of ACS Issue Groups, Vol. 5, p. 37, Fall 2011
21 Pages Posted: 13 Feb 2012
Date Written: October 1, 2011
This issue brief presents the argument that state immigration enforcement laws, like Arizona's SB 1070, are unconstitutional. The Supreme Court's recent Whiting decision, upholding Arizona's E-Verify and business licensing law, does not not alter the analysis or conclusion with regards to broader enforcement type schemes.
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