Arizona Governor Signs Controversial Immigration Bill Into Law
In This Photo: Jesus Ruiz
Jesus Ruiz protests Arizona's new immigration law during a candlelight vigil outside the Arizona State Capitol building on April 23, 2010 in Phoenix, Arizona. Republican Gov. Jan Brewer ignored criticism from President Barack Obama and signed into law a bill supporters said would take handcuffs off police in dealing with illegal immigration in Arizona. Critics say the new law will lead to racial profiling and civil rights abuses against the Hispanic community.
(April 22, 2010 - Source: John Moore/Getty Images North America) more pics from this album »