Tucson Man Detained Thanks to "Papers Please" Provision of SB 1070; ACLU on the Case

A 23-year-old man was detained by South Tucson police this summer, and held for more than five hours so he could be questioned about his immigration status, according to the American Civil Liberties Union of Arizona.

The ACLU is getting involved in the case, as a challenge to section 2(b) of Senate Bill 1070, also known as the "papers please" provision.

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Matthew Hendley
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