From the daily archives: Monday, August 13, 2012

Greg has written about a new Ohio House bill requiring police officers to attempt to determine the immigration status of any individual involved in a lawful stop, detention, or arrest if the officer has a reasonable suspicion that the individual is an alien who is unlawfully present in the United States.

Is this law constitutional?  Or is this just another example of Ohio republicans proposing blatantly unconstitutional laws.  Recall:  Republican introduced a bill to defund Planned Parenthood even though similar laws had been found unconstitutional in other states.  And then they tried to pass unconstitutional welfare reforms.  […]

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