Kansas lawyer is architect of immigration laws

Monday, May 10, 2010 | 2:50 p.m. CDT; updated 4:20 p.m. CDT, Monday, May 10, 2010

TOPEKA, Kansas — When politicians and police across America want to crackdown on illegal immigration, they often reach out to the same man: a little-known Kansas attorney with an Ivy League education who is the architect behind many of the nation's most controversial immigration laws.