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Legal news from Sunday, June 10, 2012
by Keith Herting

Human Rights Watch (HRW) urged Israel on Sunday not to enforce its "Anti-Infiltration" policy, claiming the law violates asylum-seekers' "basic rights." According to HRW, Israel will soon begin enforcing the new law which reflects amendments made in January by the Knesset to the 1954 Prevention of Infiltration Law that regards all …

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by Jamie Davis

Lawyers for Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio asked the US District Court for the District of Arizona in a motion on Friday to dismiss the lawsuit pending against him that claims his office discriminated against Latinos and disregarded their constitutional rights. The motion to dismiss the case comes a month after the US Department of …

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