6/27 – PBS Newshour – News Wrap: Judge Blocks Parts of Georgia’s Illegal Immigration Law | PBS NewsHour | June 27, 2011 | PBS

News Wrap: Judge Blocks Parts of Georgia’s Illegal Immigration Law | PBS NewsHour | June 27, 2011 | PBS.

KWAME HOLMAN: A federal judge in Atlanta has blocked parts of Georgia’s crackdown on illegal immigration from taking effect. A new state law was to take effect on July 1. But the judge today issued a stay against enforcing penalties on those who harbor the undocumented. The judge also set aside a provision authorizing police to check immigration status until a legal challenge is resolved.

News Wrap: Parts of Ga. Immigration Law Blocked

News Wrap: Parts of Ga. Immigration Law Blocked
SUMMARY

In other news Monday, a federal judge in Atlanta blocked parts of Georgia’s crackdown on illegal immigration from taking effect. The judge issued a stay against enforcing penalties against harboring undocumented people.

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