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by Matthew Kolken

State Senators May Vote Today on Amendments to Alabama Immigration Law

Well, the times they are a-changin'.

Republicans in Alabama have discussed voting to amend their State immigration law.  Two State Senators, Rep. Micky Hammon, R-Decatur, and Sen. Scott Beason, R-Gardendale, have introduced bills.  A separate bill to amend the law has already passed the Alabama House of Representatives.

Alabama State Senators intend to leave portions of the Alabama law that mirror those in the Arizona law currently being decided by the Supreme Court untouched. 

Alabama Senate President Pro Tempore Del Marsh believes there will be a vote either today or tomorrow at the latest.

I'll keep you posted.

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About The Author

Matthew Kolken is a trial lawyer with experience in all aspects of United States Immigration Law including Immigration Courts throughout the United States, and appellate practice before the Board of Immigration Appeals, the U.S. District Courts, and U.S. Courts of Appeals. He is admitted to practice in the courts of the State of New York , the United States District Court for the Western District of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA).

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