Countdown to Arizona's Immigration Law

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Recently-deported Mexican immigrant Jose Manuel, 42, outside an aid station July 27, 2010 in Nogales, Mexico, just across the border from Arizona. Manuel  lived in San Mateo, California for 10 years.

Arizona's controversial immigration law will come into effect tomorrow, unless a federal judge says otherwise. We take a look across the border to Loma Buenavista, Mexico. Sixty percent of the town's population is thought to have crossed the border into Arizona. The 800-person town depends on residents' relatives in the U.S. to send money back home; if their relatives leave, the town stands to be significantly affected by this new law. 

Inma Gil Rosendo, Mexico correspondent for BBC World, has been talking to residents of Loma Buenavista, and she shares what they have to say.