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A sampling of news stories and commentary related to illegal immigrants and illegal immigration:
- The federal judge hearing all of the lawsuits against Arizona’s new anti-illegal immigration law, SB-1070, heard the first arguments today on whether the law should go into effect as planned on July 29. The hearing ended with no ruling.
- Two Arizona sheriffs have started a fund in order to help defend SB-1070 from legal challenges.
- The legal defense fund started by Arizona Governor Jan Brewer has topped $1.2 million with donations from over 25, 000 people. If you’d like to donate to the defense fund, you can do so at www.keepazsafe.com.
- Sheriff Joe Arpaio says his tent city is open for business and ready to house illegal immigrants convicted under the new Arizona law.