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Denial of Petition for a Writ of Certiorari (April 29, 2013, PDF) (or see the Court's order list for Apr. 29, 2013)
Plaintiffs-Appellants/Cross-Appellees' Supplemental Brief (filed by civil rights coalition on July 6, 2012, PDF)
Motion for Preliminary Injunction Pending Appeal and for Expedited Appeal, Case No. 11-14535 (filed Oct. 7, 2011)
Order on Emergency Motion to Enjoin Portions of HB 56 Pending Appeal (filed 10/5/11, PDF). "[P]laintiffs’ Emergency Motion to Enjoin Portions of H.B. 56 Pending Appeal, (doc. 140), is DENIED."
Plaintiffs’ Notice of Supplemental Evidence Re: Emergency Motion to Enjoin Portions of HB 56 Pending Appeal (filed 10/2/11) and Exhibits (PDFs): One | Two | Three | Four | Five | Six
Emergency Motion to Enjoin Portions of HB 56 Pending Appeal and Memorandum in Support (filed 9/29/11, PDF) and Notice of Interlocutory Appeal by All Plaintiffs (filed 9/29/11).
Memorandum Opinion, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama (filed 9/28/11, PDF).
Temporary Injunction of HB 56 (Filed 8/29/11, PDF). "The court having discussed with counsel its concerns regarding the limited time available to adequately address the numerous challenges to Act 2011-535 [H.B. 56] by the effective date, it is hereby ORDERED that [it] is TEMPORARILY ENJOINED, and may not be executed or enforced. In entering this order the court specifically notes that it is in no way addressing the merits of the motions." (Emphasis in original)
Motion for and Memorandum in Support of Preliminary Injunction (Filed 7/21/11)
Class Action Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief (Filed 7/8/11)
Appeals Court Decision: Alabama’s Immigration Law, HB 56 (2-pg. information sheet, PDF, last updated 3/12/12)
Decisión de la Corte: Ley de Inmigración de Alabama HB 56 (2 páginas, PDF, revisado 12 marzo 2012)