Arizona Law Mandating E-Verify went into effect on January 1, 2008 and is the nation’s toughest workplace enforcement law. It is aimed at punishing employers who knowingly hire illegal immigrants. Many other states are watching Arizona’s example and considering similar legislation.
The AZ District Court Dismisses Challenge to Employment Verification Law by industry leaders and activist groups. This ruling is a negative sign as to what will happen in other States trying to enforce immigration law locally.