TITLE

Bishops Challenge Arizona Law

PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
America;5/10/2010, Vol. 202 Issue 15, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the condemnation of bishops on the new immigration law in Arizona. Religious leaders including bishop Gerald F. Kicanas have shown their disagreement on the passage of the law, seeing the law to be not the answer on the aimed border security in the state. Further, he considers the law to depict a wrong message on the enforcement and the importance of civil rights.
ACCESSION #
50182943

 

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