In this Order, unless otherwise specified, the Court refers to S.B. 1070 and H.B. 2162collectively as “S.B. 1070,” describing the April 23, 2010, enactment as modified by theApril 30, 2010, amendments.IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE DISTRICT OF ARIZONAUnited States of America,Plaintiff,vs.State of Arizona; and Janice K. Brewer,Governor of the State of Arizona, in herOfficial Capacity,Defendants.)))))))))))))No. CV 10-1413-PHX-SRB
At issue is the Motion for Preliminary Injunction filed by Plaintiff the United States(“Pl.’s Mot.”) (Doc. 27).
Against a backdrop of rampant illegal immigration, escalating drug and humantrafficking crimes, and serious public safety concerns, the Arizona Legislature enacted a setof statutes and statutory amendments in the form of Senate Bill 1070, the “Support Our LawEnforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act,” 2010 Arizona Session Laws, Chapter 113, whichGovernor Janice K. Brewer signed into law on April 23, 2010. Seven days later, theGovernor signed into law a set of amendments to Senate Bill 1070 under House Bill 2162,2010 Arizona Session Laws, Chapter 211.
Among other things, S.B. 1070 requires officers
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