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Latinos Continue To Be (Illegally) Told, 'Show Me Your Papers!'

A number of states have passed 'Show me your papers' laws, but it's not legal to enforce them until the courts weigh in. That's not stopping police.

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In the meantime, whether or not immigrants' rights coalitions are successful in staving off attempts to pass “show me your papers” laws through actions in the courts, the dubious specter of local and state-level police officials taking matters into their own hands appears to remain intact for the time being. 

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