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July 23, 2014 - It took the state of Arizona nearly two hours to execute Joseph Wood by lethal injection today.
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July 7, 2014 - Panel Determines That Young Immigrants Are Being Harmed by Gov. Brewer’s License Ban
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July 1, 2014 -- Racial Profiling Underpins Local Enforcement of “Show Me Your Papers” Provision
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June 18, 2014 -- Calls State Laws on Which Raids Are Based Unconstitutional
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June 12, 2014 -- Advocates Stand With Detainees to Denounce Inhumane Conditions
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June 11, 2014 -- Civil and human rights groups file administrative complaint seeking immediate agency reform 
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Thursday, June 5, 2014 -- Ruling is critical to obtaining necessary systemic changes to conditions of confinement in the Arizona Department of Correction
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May 20, 2014 -- Settlement agreement prohibits South Tucson police from prolonging stops to determine immigration status, requires continuing education and data collection
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May 1, 2014 - Three-member board will relay community concerns about MCSO to court-appointed monitor; will meet regularly beginning this summer
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April 28, 2014 - Agency has repeatedly ignored requests for public records about Border Patrol’s interior enforcement operations in Arizona

Changing MCSO

The ACLU of Arizona has launched a website, ChangingMCSO.org (in English)/CambiandoMCSO.org (in Spanish), so that the public can keep up with the court-ordered reforms of the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.

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Know Your Rights with Border Patrol

Border Patrol officers

In Arizona, it's important to know your constitutional rights when you encounter Border Patrol.

Download our handy two-page guide, in English or Spanish, here.

ACLU Blog

Many Deported as "Recent Border Crossers" Are Neither Recent Nor Anywhere Near the Border, Nor Crossing It
July 23, 2014
This piece originally ran on MSNBC.com. In an attempt to convince the public that its enforcement of immigration laws is fair and compassionate, the Department of Homeland Security emphasizes its supposedly careful targeting of "recent...