Court Delivers Mixed Ruling on Ala. Immigration Law
October 14, 2011
The 11th Circuit Court of Appeals has delivered a mixed ruling on an Alabama immigration law. For now, police can still detain people suspected of being illegal immigrants. But schools can no longer check the immigration status of students. Guy Raz talks to NPR's Debbie Elliott for more.
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