U.S. Supreme Court ruling on AZ Immigration law broken down

U.S. Supreme Court ruling on AZ Immigration law broken down

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Here are the sections of Arizona's immigration law considered by the U.S. Supreme Court:

UPHELD: 

- A requirement that police, while enforcing other laws, question people's immigration status if officers have reasonable suspicion they're in the country illegally. 

STRUCK DOWN: 

- A requirement that all immigrants obtain or carry immigration registration papers. 

- A provision making it a state criminal offense for an illegal immigrant to seek work or hold a job. 

- A provision that would allow police to arrest suspected illegal immigrants without warrants.

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