SCOTUS to rule on AZ immigration law http://www.kold.com/story/16304991/ap-scotus-to-hear-az-immigration-law?clienttype=printable Dec 12, 2011 The Supreme Court will soon rule on Arizona's controversial immigration law. Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has called illegal immigration a national problem. (Source: CNN) WASHINGTON (RNN) - The Supreme Court will hear arguments on Arizona's controversial immigration law. In total, the court will review four portions of the law enjoined by a federal appeals court in April. [Click here to view the Ninth Circuit's ruling.] One of those provisions requires police to determine the immigration status of the individuals they detain. Justice Elena Kagan, former solicitor in the Obama administration, recused herself from the decision to grant the writ of certiorari in the case. [Click here to view the Supreme Court's order list.] Speculation of Monday morning's announcement began after the court considered Arizona v. U.S. during its Friday conference, according to media outlets.