SB 1070 Copycats

Ruling: South Carolina's 'Papers Please' Provision Moves Forward

by Julianne Hing on Nov 16, 2012 10:26AM

But the ruling leaves the door open for future legal challenges to the provision.

Topics: /NOW, SB 1070 Copycats, Immigration

Georgia's Statewide Undocumented Students College Ban Fails

by Julianne Hing on Mar 30, 2012 3:18PM

The bill, which also included HB 56-like provisions that would have blocked immigrants' access to basic utilities, died.

Topics: /NOW, SB 1070 Copycats, Immigration

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal Signs SB 1070-Inspired Enforcement Law

by Julianne Hing on May 13, 2011 1:53PM

Opponents say that the new law is an attack on immigrant communities which vilifies the state's immigrants, regardless of their status

Topics: Arizona's SB 1070, Immigration, SB 1070 Copycats

A Year After SB 1070, the Deportation Pipeline Still Begins in Washington

by Seth Freed Wessler on Apr 25, 2011 10:52AM

From Arizona to Georgia, states are vying to make draconian policy. But the feds still set the rules that are deporting a record number of people.

Topics: Arizona's SB 1070, Immigration, SB 1070 Copycats

Welcome to the Wild, Wild South: Georgia Passes SB 1070 Copycat Bill

by Seth Freed Wessler on Apr 15, 2011 1:23PM

All eyes now move to a small handful of other states where similar bills may still pass.

Topics: Immigration, SB 1070 Copycats

Arizona SB 1070 Copycats Fall Flat in Most State Legislatures

by Seth Freed Wessler on Mar 31, 2011 12:37pm

Nearly half of the bills have died, and many of the remaining are expected to fail as well. But all eyes are on Georgia as the potential next Arizona.