Today’s #Immigration Clips

Washington Post (Blog): SCOTUS strikes down much of Arizona law, but preserves worst part

By Greg Sargent

June 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/plum-line/post/scotus-strikes-down-much-of-arizona-law-but-preserves-worst-part/2012/06/25/gJQAtJUt1V_blog.html

 

Voxxi: Supreme Court ruling sets up new battle on immigration

By Tony Castro and Raisa Camargo

June 25, 2012

http://voxxi.com/supreme-court-ruling-sets-up-new-battles-on-immigration/

 

Americas Society: Supreme Court Rules on SB 1070 amid Immigration Policy Shift

By Rachel Gickhouse

June 25, 2012

http://www.as-coa.org/articles/4246/Supreme_Court_Rules_on_SB_1070_amid_Immigration_Policy_Shift/

 

CNN (Opinion): Immigration ruling will affect Latino vote

By Matt Barreto

June 25, 2012

http://www.ksat.com/news/Opinion-Immigration-ruling-will-affect-Latino-vote/-/478452/15250076/-/sfqbmn/-/index.html

 

Christian Science Monitor: Poll: Supreme Court ruling on Arizona immigration may alienate Latino voters

By Linda Feldman

June 25, 2012

http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/DC-Decoder/2012/0625/Poll-Supreme-Court-ruling-on-Arizona-immigration-may-alienate-Latino-voters

 

Yahoo News: Poll: Supreme Court ruling on Arizona immigration may alienate Latino voters

By Linda Feldman

June 25, 2012

http://news.yahoo.com/poll-supreme-court-ruling-arizona-immigration-may-alienate-140100556.html

 

New Kerala: Obama’s new immigration policy could pay off in key swing states: Poll

June 24, 2012

http://www.newkerala.com/news/newsplus/worldnews-41944.html#.T-mv8hdSSf4

 

IMMEDIATE REACT TO SCOTUS DECISION

 

Associated Press: High court rejects part of Arizona immigration law

By Mark Sherman

June 25, 2012

http://www.boston.com/news/politics/articles/2012/06/25/high_court_rejects_part_of_arizona_immigration_law/

 

New York Times: Blocking Parts of Arizona Law, Justices Allow Its Centerpiece

By Adam Liptak

June 25, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/26/us/supreme-court-rejects-part-of-arizona-immigration-law.html?pagewanted=all

 

Washington Post: Supreme Court upholds key part of Arizona for now; strikes down other provisions

By Robert Barnes

June 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/supreme-court-rules-on-arizona-immigration-law/2012/06/25/gJQA0Nrm1V_story.html

 

National Journal: High Court Upholds ‘Show Me Your Papers;’ Hands Obama a Win

By Fawn Johnson

June 25, 2012

http://www.nationaljournal.com/whitehouse/high-court-upholds-show-me-your-papers-hands-obama-a-win-20120625

 

Wall Street Journal: Supreme Court Allows Immigration Checks

By Jesse Bravin

June 25, 2012

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702304898704577480392205316110.html

 

REACT FROM ALLIES AND FOES

 

USA Today: Obama, critics praise different parts of immigration ruling

By David Jackson

June 25, 2012

http://content.usatoday.com/communities/theoval/post/2012/06/justices-divided-on-arizona-immigration-law/1#.T-ifZhdSR5Y

 

New York Times: Immigrant Rights Groups Unhappy With Supreme Court’s Mixed Decision

By Jennifer Preston

June 25, 2012

http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/06/25/immigration-rights-groups-unhappy-with-supreme-courts-mixed-decision/

 

Politico: John McCain: Obama’s Arizona stance ‘political’

By MJ Lee

June 26, 2012

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0612/77829.html

 

Associated Press: Reid: Court ruling paves path to racial profiling

By Laurie Kellman

June 25, 2012

http://articles.boston.com/2012-06-25/news/32411388_1_illegal-immigrants-immigration-law-immigration-policies

 

Politico: Steve King: Arizona immigration law’s ‘important’ part upheld

By MJ Lee

June 25, 2012

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0612/77796.html#ixzz1ypR6bopA

 

Politico: Jan Brewer: SCOTUS ruling a ‘victory’

By MJ Lee

June 25, 2012

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0612/77794.html

 

CBS Alabama: Bentley responds to Supreme Court rulling on AZ immigration

June 25, 2012

http://www.cbs42.com/content/localnews/story/Bentley-responds-to-Supreme-Court-rulling-on-AZ/dffaFgW2V0SpETHcZak0vQ.cspx

 

RESPONSE FROM MITT ROMNEY

CNBC: Romney says immigration law has become a ‘muddle’

June 26, 2012

http://www.cnbc.com/id/47960261

 

Politico: The Romney camp’s line on Arizona

By Alexander Burns

June 25, 2012

http://www.politico.com/blogs/burns-haberman/2012/06/the-romney-camps-line-on-arizona-127229.html

 

Wall Street Journal: Romney Avoids Immigration Question

By Sara Murray

June 25, 2012

http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2012/06/25/romney-avoids-immigration-question/

 

New York Times: Romney Silent on Court’s Immigration Ruling

By Ashley Parker

June 25, 2012

http://thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/06/25/romney-silent-on-courts-immigration-ruling/

 

Daily Beast: Immigration Could Sink Mitt Romney Regardless of Supreme Court Rulings

By Robert Shrum

June 26, 2012

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/06/26/immigration-could-sink-mitt-romney-regardless-of-supreme-court-rulings.html

 

Talking Points Memo: Romney Statement Doesn’t Say Whether He Disagrees With AZ Supreme Court Decision

By Benjy Sarlin

June 25, 2012

http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entries/romney-statement-doesnt-say-whether-he-disagrees-with

 

BuzzFeed: 3 Questions For Mitt Romney On Immigration

By McKay Coppins

June 25, 2012

http://www.buzzfeed.com/mckaycoppins/3-questions-for-mitt-romney-on-immigration

 

Washington Post: Arizona immigration decision puts Romney in a (temporary) tight spot

By Chris Cillizza

June 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-fix/post/arizona-immigration-decision-puts-romney-in-a-tight-spot/2012/06/25/gJQAWPEr1V_blog.html

 

POLICY AND POLITICAL ANALYSIS

 

Roll Call: Arizona Decision Keeps Issue Alive for November

By Steven Dennis and Humberto Sanchez

June 26, 2012

http://www.rollcall.com/issues/57_157/Arizona-Decision-Keeps-Issue-Alive-for-November-215670-1.html

 

Bloomberg: Court’s Immigration Ruling Emphasizes Republican Split

By Kathleen Hunter

June 26, 2012

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-06-25/arizona-immigration-ruling-reinforces-congressional-battle-lines

 

CBS News: Immigration ruling leaves both parties scrambling

By Jan Crawford

June 26, 2012

http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505267_162-57460300/immigration-ruling-leaves-both-parties-scrambling/

 

CNN: Immigration reform back to square one

By Allison Brennan

June 26, 2012

http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/26/politics/immigration-square-one/index.html

 

IMPACT ON THE GROUND

 

Fox News Latino: Homeland Security Instructs Arizona Immigration Agents to Keep Focus on Criminals

By Elizabeth Llorente

June 25, 2012

http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/politics/2012/06/25/immigration-officials-in-arizona-to-receive-directive-on-how-to-handle-supreme/#ixzz1yq3EFfgx

 

Arizona Republic: Ariz. agencies ready to enforce immigration law after ruling

By JJ Hensley

June 25, 2012

http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/story/2012-06-25/arizona-immigration-police/55806916/1

 

CNN: For immigrants and opponents, court’s ruling hits their real lives

By Halimah Abdullah

June 25, 2012

http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/25/politics/immigration-react-real-lives/index.html

 

Los Angeles Times: In Arizona, cheers and disillusionment follow immigration ruling

By Paloma Esquivel

June 25, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/nation/nationnow/la-na-nn-supreme-court-immigration-arizona-20120625,0,1865769.story

 

MSNBC: Leaving Arizona? After Supreme Court ruling some illegal immigrants may go, others vow to stay

By James Eng

June 25, 2012

http://usnews.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2012/06/25/12400258-leaving-arizona-after-supreme-court-ruling-some-illegal-immigrants-may-go-others-vow-to-stay?lite

 

RULING’S IMPACT ON OTHER STATES

 

New York Times: Arizona Ruling Only a Narrow Opening for Other States

By Julia Preston

June 25, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/26/us/justices-decision-a-narrow-opening-for-other-states.html?pagewanted=all

 

Washington Post: Ruling on Arizona immigration to have mixed impact on laws in other states

By Pamela Constable

June 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/ruling-on-arizona-immigration-to-have-mixed-impact-on-laws-in-other-states/2012/06/25/gJQAtyoD2V_story.html

 

USA Today: In Arizona law’s wake, other states to forge ahead

By Alan Gomez, Richard Wolf, Dennis Cauchon and Chuck Raasch

June 25, 2012

http://www.usatoday.com/news/washington/judicial/story/2012-06-25/supreme-court-arizona-immigration-ruling-analysis/55825582/1

 

CNN: Top court’s decision on Arizona will affect other states, too

By Tom Watkins

June 25, 2012

http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/25/politics/scotus-immigration-states/index.html

 

OTHER NEWS AND DEVELOPMENTS

 

The Times-Picayune: Immigrant laborers in New Orleans testing Obama administration’s new policy

By Katy Reckdahl

June 25, 2012

http://www.nola.com/politics/index.ssf/2012/06/immigrant_laborers_in_new_orle.html

 

Daily Beast: Despite Obama’s Order, Deportation Looms for an Immigrant Dreamer

By Allison Yarrow

June 23, 2012

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2012/06/23/despite-obama-s-order-deportation-looms-for-an-immigrant-dreamer.html

 

The New Yorker: NATION OF IMMIGRANTS

By Steve Coll

July 2, 2012

http://www.newyorker.com/talk/comment/2012/07/02/120702taco_talk_coll

 

New York Times: Immigrants Are Crucial to Innovation, Study Says

By Andrew Martin

June 25, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/26/business/immigrants-played-role-in-majority-of-us-technical-patents-study-finds.html

 

EDITORIALS AND OPINIONS

New York Times (Editorial): Immigration Law

June 26, 2012

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/26/opinion/the-court-immigration-law.html?ref=todayspaper
La Opinión (Editorial): An incomplete ruling

June 25, 2012

http://www.laopinion.com/An_incomplete_ruling

 

Washington Post (Editorial): A Supreme reminder that immigration belongs to Washington

June 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/a-supreme-reminder-that-immigration-belongs-to-washington/2012/06/25/gJQAf5Iq2V_story.html

 

Wall Street Journal: Raising Arizona

June 25, 2012

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052702303640804577488640267175810.html?KEYWORDS=immigration

 

Bloomberg (Editorial): The Court Got it Right on Arizona Law

June 25, 2012

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-06-25/the-court-got-it-right-on-arizona-law.html

 

New York Daily News (Editorial): Supreme Court’s ruling on Arizona immigration law underscores how profoundly broken federal policy is

June 25, 2012

http://www.nydailynews.com/opinion/supreme-court-ruling-arizona-immigration-law-underscores-profoundly-broken-federal-policy-article-1.1102169#ixzz1yu2LYnpD

 

Washington Post (Opinion): A big win for the Obama administration

By Eugene Robinson

June 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/eugene-robinson-one-country-one-immigration-law/2012/06/25/gJQAPy4A2V_story.html

 

CNN (Opinion): An incomplete win for Obama

By Ed Morrissey

June 25, 2012

http://www.cnn.com/2012/06/25/opinion/morrissey-arizona-immigration/index.html

 

Los Angeles Times (Opinion): Immigration after the SB 1070 ruling

By Tamar Jacoby

June 26, 2012

http://www.latimes.com/news/opinion/commentary/la-oe-jacoby-immigration-supreme-court-20120626,0,3059276.story

 

Washington Post (Blog): Immigration ruling disappoints the no-enforcement crowd

By Jennifer Rubin

June 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/post/immigration-ruling-disappoints-the-no-enforcement-crowd/2012/06/25/gJQAz7NN2V_blog.html

 

Washington Post (Blog): Mitt Romney’s immigration headache becomes a full-on migraine

By Lee Hockstader

June 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/post-partisan/post/mitt-romneys-immigration-headache-becomes-a-full-on-migraine/2012/06/25/gJQAl0tv1V_blog.html

 

Washington Post (Blog): Romney responds to the Arizona immigration decision

By Jennifer Rubin

June 25, 2012

http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/right-turn/post/romney-responds-to-the-arizona-immigration-decision/2012/06/25/gJQAwt011V_blog.html

 

Chicago Tribune (Opinion): Arizona and the new immigration reality

By Steve Chapman

June 25, 2012

http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/opinion/chapman/chi-arizona-and-immigration-reality-20120625,0,2648912.column

 

Houston Chronicle (Opinion): Texas immigration law looks more irrelevant after ruling

By Patricia Kilday Hart

June 25, 2012

http://www.chron.com/news/kilday-hart/article/Texas-immigration-law-looks-more-irrelevant-after-3661862.php

 

U.S. News and World Report (Opinion): Was the Supreme Court’s Arizona Immigration Ruling Correct?

By Teresa Walsh

June 25, 2012

http://www.usnews.com/opinion/articles/2012/06/25/was-the-supreme-courts-arizona-immigration-ruling-correct

 

New York Times (Blog): Arizona’s Immigration Law and Mandatory Life Terms

By Andrew Rosenthal

June 25, 2012

http://takingnote.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/06/25/arizonas-immigration-law-and-mandatory-life-terms/

 

Tampa Bay Times (Opinion): President stalls on immigration reform

By Al Cardenas

June 25, 2012

http://www.tampabay.com/opinion/columns/president-stalls-on-immigration-reform/1237149

 

Huffington Post Latino Voices (Blog): Romney’s Immigration Plan: He’s Not “Overly Concerned” With Fixing Our Broken System

By Kristian Ramos

June 25, 2012

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kristian-ramos/romney-immigration-plan_b_1621070.html?utm_hp_ref=elections-2012

About David Leopold
Past President American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA), In-the-Trenches practicing immigration Attorney, Blogger, Activist, Photographer, Educator, World Traveler. All opinions are my own.

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