First the lovely, Jan Brewer-led, welcoming, big tent state of Arizona came up with that thing we like to call the Papers Please law. You remember that one, it required local police to question the immigration status of anyone they thought maybe, sort of, possibly could be in the country illegally… but only if they stopped the brown not white person to enforce a different law.
Thankfully, a judge put an end to that little stunt.
But Arizona lawmakers were just warming up. The altered SB 1070 law was just the opening act, because as you’ll see, there’s a sequel:
Nothing says “get well” like cuffing you in your hospital sickbed.