Border beat: Sheriff Dever raising cash to unblock 1070; Nogales cash seizure

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Cochise County Sheriff Larry Dever is looking to raise $60,000 to unblock SB 1070.

The Border Sheriff's Association wants to file a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court on Dever's behalf, asking the justices to hear Governor Jan Brewer's appeal of a lower court ruling preventing implementation of key parts of the controversial law.

The right-wing group has raised $29,000 so far.

And there were a pair of sizable cash seizures for U.S. Customs in Nogales, nearly $900,000.

In each case officers found the currency in hidden compartments built into a vehicle headed out of the country.

They arrested both drivers, identified as Mexican citizens.