Garcia-Torres v. Holder (MLW No. 62911/Case No. 10-2307 – 8 pages) (U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit, Nelson, D.J.)Read More »
A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that Hazleton, Pa., may not enforce its crackdown on illegal immigrants, dealing another blow to 4-year-old regulations that inspired similar measures around the country.
The 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Philadelphia said that Hazleton’s Illegal Immigration Relief Act usurped the federal government’s exclusive power to regulate immigration.