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Immigration advocates move again to block Florida transportation law in federal court – Miami Herald

By Syra Ortiz-Blanes

“The preliminary injunction filed last week includes several sworn statements from people, identified only by initials, who describe emotional, financial and social harm that the passage of Section 10 has inflicted upon their lives.

‘Our plaintiffs show the profound human impact of who this law affects. We have families that are now afraid to travel together back into Florida, farmworkers who are now afraid to leave the state, coworkers who carpool, even married couples,’ said Evelyn Wiese, attorney for the litigation program at Americans for Immigrant Justice.”

Read more at the Miami Herald.