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On Mueller report, Arizona’s delegation finds bipartisan common ground: make it public

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Special counsel Robert Mueller /Photo: Saul Loeb, AFP/Getty Images By Ronald J. Hansen | Arizona Republic  The much-anticipated Mueller report that arrived Friday means there won’t be any further prosecution by the special counsel, and there was no finding of collusion by President Donald Trump with Russia, according to Rep. Andy Biggs. Biggs, a Republican […]

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Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group founder and president, moderating upcoming NAWBO point/counter point panel on if legislation should require women to serve on corporate boards

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Jordan Rose The Phoenix Chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) will present a point/counter point presentation on this topic for its Advocacy Day on Wednesday, April 10, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The program will be moderated by Jordan Rose of The Rose Law Group. Kina Harding of The Harding Firm and the […]

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Kate Gallego sworn in as Phoenix’s mayor, stresses need for affordable housing

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Phoenix City Council members recognize their new mayor, Kate Gallego, at her inauguration Thursday./Twitter By Laura Gómez | Arizona Mirror Phoenix officially has a new mayor. Mayor Kate Gallego took the oath of office Thursday morning at the Orpheum Theatre in the city’s downtown. Mariachi Rubor, an all-women mariachi band, opened the ceremony on the […]

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Methadone helped her quit heroin. Now she’s suing U.S. prisons to allow the treatment.

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  About to enter a federal prison, a Massachusetts woman is not permitted to continue taking the opioid as a treatment to block cravings and withdrawal from heroin addiction. By Abby Goodnough | The New York Times A Massachusetts woman recovering from heroin addiction sued the Federal Bureau of Prisons on Friday over its policy […]

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Arizona representatives refuse to vote ‘yes’ to make Mueller report public

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  By Robin Bravender | Arizona Mirror The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday overwhelmingly passed a resolution stating that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s forthcoming report on Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election should be made public. Related:Here’s how Sens. Kyrsten Sinema and Martha McSally voted on Trump border emergency rebuke The resolution […]

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Valley cities not that ‘happy’, survey says; Phoenix very unhappy

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WalletHub The U.S. Declaration of Independence speaks about the “pursuit of happiness” as a universal right. However, everyone gets joy from different things, whether it’s family, friends, activities, entertainment or work. What people might not realize is that where you live may also determine how happy you are Location plays a hand in how bright […]

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[SUNDAY FEATURE] Would ‘horse therapy’ make you better at your job?

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  By Kate Donnelly | via The Wall Street Journal nteracting with horses are hardly unknown. In around 400 B.C., Greek physician Hippocrates touted the effects of horse riding in his writings, as did Italian physician Girolamo Mercuriale in 1569 and French doctor Clément-Joseph Tissot in 1780. These days, the herd animals are being tapped […]

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Age-old MLB traditions are about to be altered forever because of legalized gambling

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  By Maury Brown | Forbes Earlier this week, Major League Baseball notified the media, managers and PR for the teams that from now on, team lineups for games would need to go to the Commissioner’s Office first. The reason? Baseball’s new relationship with legalized wagering on the sport. That had more than one beat […]

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    Scottsdale planning commissioner resigns amid conflict of interest complaints

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    By Lorraine Longhi | Arizona Republic  Scottsdale residents lobbied complaints against Planning Commissioner Kelsey Pasquel after she made disparaging comments against the Papago Plaza redevelopment in Scottsdale. /Photo: City of Scottsdale Scottsdale Planning Commissioner Kelsey Pasquel resigned Friday amid conflict-of-interest complaints related to her comments about a development in which her new husband is involved. […]

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    Give the wealthy a tax break to encourage affordable housing? Gavin Newsom wants to try it

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    A provision of Trump’s 2017 tax bill helps the wealthy put off paying some taxes. Now California might use it to help build affordable housing. By Michelle Inez Simon California’s housing crisis is due in large part to a lack of supply, particularly when it comes to affordable housing, and it is hitting low-income individuals […]

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    Contractor blasts Tucson over inclusion on divestment list

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    Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild. / Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star By Joe Ferguson | Arizona Daily Star Tucson-based West Point Contractors says the city is wrong to include the company on a list of firms it won’t invest in over ties to President Trump’s effort to build a border wall. Tucson-based West Point Contractors […]

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    [REGIONAL] The zoning code banned his tall fence, but not the naked mannequin party behind it

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    By Joe Seyton | Reason Reason When the city of Santa Rosa, California, told Jason Windus he had to lower the fence around his home, he complied. But the Santa Rosa Code Enforcement Division probably couldn’t have predicted his next move. Windus set up multiple naked mannequin models in his yard. With the shortened fence, […]

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    Stellar Residential hosts ‘glass-raising’ at One Camelback Building

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    AZBigMedia A view of downtown Phoenix from upper floors of One Camelback./Submitted photo Stellar Residential hosted more than 50 industry partners and guests at a “glass-raising” ceremony yesterday to honor the commencement of construction for the highly-anticipated renovation and repurposing of One Camelback into an upscale apartment building. The iconic 11-story, 215,245-SF structure has been part […]

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    Fate of Sedona Cultural Park still unknown after sitting idle for more than a decade

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    Sedona Red Rock News By Ron Eland | Sendona Red Rock News For those who have lived here long enough, the Sedona Cultural Park often conjures up fond memories of events or concerts. But the 40-acre private property — which is for sale — has been vacant since 2004.  Property owner Mike Tennyson, of Custer, […]

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    Wickenburg P&Z considers building height permit adjustment

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    Wickenburg Town Hall / Wikicommons The Wickenburg Sun Wickenburg’s Planning and Zoning Commission will consider an adjustment to the overall permitted height of downtown buildings during its meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, March 21 at town hall. The commission will consider changing building height restrictions from 40 feet to a 50-foot maximum along with addition […]

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    NAU Student Athlete High Performance Center project details released

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    A shot overlooking Northern Arizona University and the Walkup Skydome. / Courtesy photo / Arizona Daily Sun By Lance Hartzler | Arizona Daily Sun Northern Arizona University has confirmed and released more details on the proposed Student Athlete High Performance Center. The current estimated cost of the project is $40 million, but is liable to […]

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      Legislature 2019 Regular Session View All →

      Seat belt requirement for rear seat dies in Senate committee

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      By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times HB 2460 would require all occupants to be restrained. Calling the measure intrusive, a Senate panel quashed efforts to expand Arizona’s seat belt laws. Rep. Bob Thorpe, R-Flagstaff, was able to get only one member of the Committee on Health and Human Services to […]

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      House passes bill to put more restrictions on voter registration

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      By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times The state House voted Monday to create some new crimes for certain voter-registration activities in a move several lawmakers suggested will suppress voting, particularly by the young and minorities. HB 2616 would make it a misdemeanor to pay someone based on the number of […]

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      Senate passes bill that protects political signs

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      By Ben Giles | Arizona Capitol Times Arizona lawmakers voted to close a loophole in state law that protects campaign signs for candidates, but not signs for ballot measures or other issues-based campaigns. A bill sponsored by Rep. John Kavanagh, R-Fountain Hills, makes altering, damaging or removing a political sign during campaign season a Class […]

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      Speculators back controversial water transfer bill in Arizona House

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        By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times Rusty Bowers, the Speaker of the Arizona House of Representatives, quietly revived a controversial bill this week that would allow private water companies to tap into groundwater in a rural county and transport it to cities and developments in central Arizona. The bill, HB 2609, applies to […]

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      Private property — rezoning bill takes lopsided loss in the House

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      Would have changed requirements for protesting zone change RLGR Staff A House bill purported to protect private property owners from zoning changes that could affect the value of their property has been defeated 41-18. The measure sought to change current law that defines how a legal protest brought by neighboring property owners is defined. The […]

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      Arizona’s GOP state senators block vote on ratifying the ERA, after spirited debate

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        By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Daily Star A bid to force a vote on having Arizona ratify the Equal Rights Amendment faltered Wednesday when every Republican senator present refused to allow it. The 16-13 vote against suspending the rules to permit a vote on ratifying the ERA came after even […]

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      Bill to repeal Arizona’s English-only law moves forward

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        By Laura Gómez | Arizona Mirror Arizona lawmakers widely support a measure that would repeal a voter-approved policy forbidding bilingual education. House Concurrent Resolution 2026, sponsored by Rep. John Fillmore, R-Apache Junction, passed 59-1 in the House of Representatives on Feb. 28, and the Senate Education Committee gave it unanimous approval Tuesday. HCR2026 would […]

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      The $20M for Pinal County farmers, killed in House, is revived in Senate

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        By Howard Fischer Capitol Media Services | Arizona Daily Star Rebuffed by a House panel, a Globe lawmaker convinced a Senate committee Tuesday that Pinal County farmers should get $20 million more to help drill new wells to replace Colorado River water they will give up. The 6-3 vote by the Senate Appropriations Committee […]

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        On Mueller report, Arizona’s delegation finds bipartisan common ground: make it public

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        Special counsel Robert Mueller /Photo: Saul Loeb, AFP/Getty Images By Ronald J. Hansen | Arizona Republic  The much-anticipated Mueller report that arrived Friday means there won’t be any further prosecution by the special counsel, and there was no finding of collusion by President Donald Trump with Russia, according to Rep. Andy Biggs. Biggs, a Republican […]

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        Scottsdale planning commissioner resigns amid conflict of interest complaints

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        By Lorraine Longhi | Arizona Republic  Scottsdale residents lobbied complaints against Planning Commissioner Kelsey Pasquel after she made disparaging comments against the Papago Plaza redevelopment in Scottsdale. /Photo: City of Scottsdale Scottsdale Planning Commissioner Kelsey Pasquel resigned Friday amid conflict-of-interest complaints related to her comments about a development in which her new husband is involved. […]

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        Contractor blasts Tucson over inclusion on divestment list

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        Tucson Mayor Jonathan Rothschild. / Ron Medvescek / Arizona Daily Star By Joe Ferguson | Arizona Daily Star Tucson-based West Point Contractors says the city is wrong to include the company on a list of firms it won’t invest in over ties to President Trump’s effort to build a border wall. Tucson-based West Point Contractors […]

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        Arizona’s Stanton loses congressional aide to little-known Dreamer provision

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        By Emily Kopp | Roll Call During the orientation for freshman lawmakers shortly after his election, Stanton learned that Elizabeth Perez, a Dreamer, was forbidden from working for a member of Congress. When Arizona Rep. Greg Stanton was elected last November, he considered it a no-brainer that his campaign’s political director, 28-year-old Elizabeth Perez, would […]

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        Can Kate Gallego fix Phoenix?

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        Kate Gallego / Twitter By Joseph Flaherty | Phoenix New Times Before she was elected mayor of Phoenix, Kate Gallego was responsible for the demise of Lake Buchanan. Buchanan Street, located one block south of Talking Stick Resort Arena, would flood whenever torrential monsoon rains swept into Phoenix. Thanks to the slope of the road […]

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        Arizona Supreme Court says Stringer can’t give document to Ethics Committee

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        Rep. David Stringer in an April 2018 photo from Facebook By Jeremy Duda | Arizona Mirror A judge’s order prohibits Rep. David Stringer from turning over a document sought by the House Ethics Committee in its investigation into sex crime charges he faced in Maryland the early 1980s, according to the Arizona Supreme Court. The […]

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        Napolitano questions need for Trump order to enforce campus free speech

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        Napolitano says we don’t need a government order to say there needs to be free speech on college campuses,/Photo by Luv Junious/Cronkite News By Keerthi Vedantam | Cronkite News Former Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano said Thursday that a Trump administration policy that threatens to strip funding from colleges in the name of free speech is […]

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          Unmarried couples living together have no legal rights across the pond; common-law marriage slow in coming to Arizona, says Kaine Fisher, Rose Law Group partner & director Family Law Department

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          By Natalie Gil | refinery29.com Cohabitating unmarried couples are the fastest growing family type in the UK but a large proportion of people are unaware of their legal rights within these arrangements. Almost half (46%) of people mistakenly believe that cohabitating couples form a “common law marriage” and enjoy the same protection as married couples, […]

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          Investigation: Maricopa County Assessor Paul Petersen involved in questionable adoptions

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          By Jessica Boehm | Arizona Republic Maricopa County Assessor Paul Petersen, an elected official in charge of property valuation, is facing national scrutiny for his involvement in questionable adoptions from the Republic of the Marshall Islands, according to an investigation by Honolulu Civil Beat. The non-profit media entity released a two-part investigation late last week […]

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          Fight over wedding invitations for same-sex couples heads to Arizona Supreme Court

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            Invitation designers are challenging the law because they do not want to design for same-sex couples By Jessica Boehm | Arizona The Arizona Supreme Court has agreed to hear arguments in a case filed by wedding-invitation designers who are challenging a Phoenix law protecting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people from discrimination. The evangelical […]

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          Children’s best interest trumps parental rights, state Supreme Court says; analysis provided by Rose Law Group partner, director Family Law, Kaine Fisher

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          By Mary Jo Pitzl | Arizona Republic A judge’s decision that it was in the best interest of two children for their mother to lose parental rights was correct, the state Supreme Court found, reversing an earlier decision that such a move was based on shaky facts. The unanimous ruling last week made clear that […]

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          Court rejects challenge to Native American law on adoptions

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          By Mary Jo Pitzl | The Republic The 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has dismissed a case challenging a federal law that requires Native American children removed from their parents to be placed with a Native family. The court’s ruling comes in a case brought by the Goldwater Institute on behalf of several Arizona couples […]

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          Jilted husband wins multi-million lawsuit after suing wife’s boyfriend; some of Arizona law prohibits such suits, notes Rose Law Group attorney Audra Petrolle

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          Man wins $8 million after suing over wife’s affair A Texas man’s affair with a North Carolina man’s wife will cost him nearly $9 million dollars after the husband sued, citing an obscure law. Durham County Superior Court judge Orlando Hudson awarded BMX stunt show owner, Kieth King, more than $2.2 million in compensatory damages, […]

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          Kaine Fisher, Rose Law Group partner and director of Family Law Department, talks to ‘AZ Big Media’ about selfies and divorce

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          AZ Big Media When we think of family law and divorce, we may think of everything from bitter bickering over who gets the house to battles over child support. However, something we might not consider, but we need to, is the role technology could play in your case. “That’s the first thing I think of, that […]

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          How old is old enough to get married?

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          States are raising the age of consent to protect children from forced marriage. No state has gone as far as Delaware. By Alan Greenblatt | Governing Child marriages are more common than you think. Roughly 200,000 minors have gotten married since the start of the century. Nearly 90 percent of those child marriages involve a […]

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            Scottsdale considering 3 solar projects

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            Twitter By Wayne Schutsky | Scottsdale Progress Three solar projects currently being considered for inclusion in a potential bond election would substantially increase Scottsdale’s renewable energy generating capacity and help the city catch up with other Valley municipalities that have outpaced it in recent years. Three solar projects currently being considered for inclusion in a […]

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            [REGIONAL NEWS] California wildfire survivors say they’re living in dire conditions and there’s little help

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            Residents living in the aftermath of the Camp fire, the deadliest blaze in state history, say it feels like they’ve been forgotten Kimberly Omiela By Brianna Sacks | BuzzFeed Kimberly Omiela can’t remember the last time she felt warm since she lost her home and all of her possessions four months ago in a massive […]

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            SRP looks at another solar rate alternative, but new proposal doesn’t appease critics; a ‘cynical proposal,’ says Rose Law Group co-founder, senior partner, and director of Renewable Energy, Court Rich

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            Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Sunrun Inc. Corrections & Clarifications: A previous version of this article had the incorrect date of the Salt River Project board of directors meeting.  Salt River Project officials — facing criticism for the rates they charge solar customers — proposed a slightly more generous plan for those customers on Monday. It […]

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            Environmentalists plan to sue EPA for missing 51 Clean-Air deadlines in Arizona

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            By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times Three environmental groups are threatening to sue a laggard Environmental Protection Agency for failing to do its job in ongoing efforts to clean up the Valley of the Sun’s notoriously polluted air. The agency has missed more than 50 deadlines in recent months under the Clean Air Act […]

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            Rosemont Mine receives final permit needed to start construction

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              By Tony Davis | Arizona Daily Star The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers issued the final government permit needed to start construction on the Rosemont Mine, a Corps spokesman said Friday afternoon. The Corps gave Toronto-based Hudbay Minerals a federal Clean Water Act permit allowing it to discharge fill material and other kinds of […]

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            [REGIONAL NEWS] A new battle over oil and gas drilling breaks out in Colorado

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              By Tom DiChristopher | CNBC Colorado drillers are gearing up for a fight after Democratic lawmakers proposed overhauling the state’s oil and gas commission and reforming regulations that could create new roadblocks to fossil fuel development. Two of the state’s top Democrats introduced the legislation late Friday. They are calling Senate Bill 181 — […]

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            Artificial intelligence and the energy sector: Huge potential, tough questions

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              By Patrick Pouyanné | Linked in A new industrial revolution When did you start thinking about artificial intelligence (AI) in your daily life? The arrival of Apple’s virtual assistant Siri, back in 2011, may come straight to mind, followed a couple of years later by its counterparts, Amazon’s Alexa and Google Home. Those working […]

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            Arizona attorney general says 28 officials broke law by opposing clean-energy measure

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            By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic The Arizona Attorney General’s Office says 28 public officials broke the law by advocating against a clean-energy ballot measure during last year’s election and is offering them a chance to settle for $225 each. Six rural towns and counties, as well as utility regulator Andy Tobin, used their public […]

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              Arizona Supreme Court justices appear to favor medical marijuana extracts; bolsters patients’ rights, says Laura Bianchi, partner and director of Rose Law Group Cannabis Department

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              In a packed auditorium at ASU’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, each side presented divergent interpretations of what voters intended as the definition of marijuana when they enacted the medical-marijuana law via ballot initiative nine years ago. /Arizona Supreme Court photo By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times Several Arizona Supreme Court justices appeared to […]

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              Trump Administration wants more input on marijuana rescheduling; ‘could have major impact’ says Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis Department

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              By Tom Angell | Forbes The Trump administration is asking the public to submit comments to help inform the U.S.’s position on the potential global reclassification of marijuana. Last month, the World Health Organization (WHO) formally recommended that cannabis and its derivatives be rescheduled under international drug treaties. Now, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) wants “interested […]

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              South Scottsdale may get its first cannabis dispensary; Justin Brandt, Rose Law Group litigator, highlights city’s setback requirements

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                By Wayne Schutsky | Scottsdale Progress An Arizona-based cannabis company has plans to open up Scottsdale’s first medical marijuana dispensary south of Camelback Road. Sunday Goods, which offers a range of marijuana and marijuana-related products at dispensaries throughout Arizona and Southern California, plans to open a dispensary at 4255 N. Winfield Scott Plaza in […]

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              Laura Bianchi makes her Celebrity Star Dancer debut Friday

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              Friday is the big night when Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and Cannabis Department director, takes the floor at Dancing with the Stars Arizona, raising funds for the National Kidney Foundation of Arizona. Getting ready for the limelight has been hard work and lots of fun, including posing with swag, courtesy of the Garage […]

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              Fired Wal-Mart worker wins case under Arizona Medical Marijuana Act; ‘an important decision’ says Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis 

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                By David B. Weisenfeld | XpertHR A federal judge has ruled that a fired Walmart employee who had a state medical marijuana card has a valid discrimination claim under the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (AMMA). The company had suspended the employee without pay and then terminated her after a post-accident drug screen came back positive. The AMMA provides that an […]

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              Marijuana banking finally ranks a congressional hearing; Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis Department, comments

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              By Meg Ellis | Pot Network Banking in the cannabis industry has been a contentious issue due to marijuana’s current classification as a federal Schedule I drug. A hearing in Congress may mark the beginning of a change in federal policy. Federal financial policies that is. On February 13, a subcommittee of the U.S. House Committee […]

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              Steve Trenk: Eclectic cannabis entrepreneur

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                Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Steve Trenk By Warren Bobrow | Forbes I’ve never actually met Steve Trenk in person, but our circles probably are much closer than we might think. I too grew up in New Jersey, in a small town named, Morris Township. Not too far, as the crow fly’s from where Steve […]

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              California bills could give marijuana companies a legal boost; ‘time is ripe,’ says Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis Department

              Posted by   2 months ago

              By Andrew Sheeler | The Sacramento Bee Unfriendly banks, high taxes and black-market competitors are some of the obstacles that licensed cannabis companies say hold them back as they try to cultivate a new industry in California. Some California lawmakers want to give them a hand, and they’re considering a set of bills that would […]

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                UA professor cautions senators to go slow in bid to protect personal data

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                  By Andrew Howard | Cronkite News A University of Arizona law professor cautioned members of a U.S.  Senate panel Tuesday against rushing into data privacy laws that could wind up hurting consumers. Jane Bambauer said she was “delighted” to see lawmakers considering federal laws on data privacy, but said they should not follow laws […]

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                Speaker aims to regulate commercial use of biometric data

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                  By Jerod MacDonald-Evoy | Arizona Mirror A bill proposed by House Speaker Rusty Bowers would make it illegal for a company to use biometric data for commercial purposes. House Bill 2478 states that a person may not enroll an individual’s biometric information into a database for commercial use unless certain criteria are met. Anyone […]

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                Arizona bill addresses data privacy

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                By Jerod MacDonald-Evoy | Arizona Mirror Websites like Facebook are facing almost weekly controversies over their use of user data, and now the Arizona Legislature is looking at a possible remedy. But it seems unlikely that the bill would affect any of the large online data-collectors. House Bill 2259 proposed by Rep. Bob Thorpe, R-Flagstaff, […]

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                Gatwick and Heathrow Airports buying anti-drone equipment; Troy Roberts, chairman of Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Emerging Technologies, says legal issues could be ahead

                Posted by   3 months ago

                BBC Anti-drone equipment was deployed by the RAF at Gatwick until this week Gatwick and Heathrow are to spend millions of pounds on anti-drone technology following the disruption at the Sussex airport before Christmas. The equipment, which can detect and jam communications between a drone and its operator, was deployed by the RAF on a […]

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                [REGIONAL NEWS] Utah could be the first state in the U.S. to pass a ‘digital privacy’ law

                Posted by   3 months ago

                  FOX 14/KSTU Utah may be the first state to create a digital privacy law, providing additional protections for emails, instant messages, and other online data. A state lawmaker, Rep. Craig Hall, R-West Valley City, introduced a bill that he hopes would ensure law enforcement and tech companies understand that people have the right to […]

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                The significance of investing in Opportunity Zones; comment from Dan Gauthier,  Rose Law Group transactional attorney

                Posted by   3 months ago

                  By Elie Rieder | Forbes The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act created quite a stir when it was first drafted and eventually passed, with all sides of the political spectrum arguing for and against the proposed changes. It is unfortunate, but commonplace now, that within Congress there are tremendous divides on just about every […]

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                The case for taking AI seriously as a threat to humanity; Troy Roberts Chairman of Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Emerging Technologies comments

                Posted by   3 months ago

                By Kelsey Piper | Vox ephen Hawking has said, “The development of full artificial intelligence could spell the end of the human race.” Elon Musk claims that AI is humanity’s “biggest existential threat.” That might have people asking: Wait, what? But these grand worries are rooted in research. Along with Hawking and Musk, prominent figures at […]

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                Time to change your password: 25 worst passwords of 2018 revealed

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                  SplashData Time to change your password. It seems that just about every other week in 2018 we saw stories about data breaches and hackers gaining access to millions and millions of users’ personal information. As people place more and more of their life online, they make themselves more vulnerable to hackers, identity theft, and […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 3/22/2019

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox Kate Gallego sworn in as Phoenix’s mayor, stresses need for affordable housing. -> As well as other “familiar themes from the campaign trail,” including “spreading investment to different areas of […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 3/21/2019

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group founder and president, moderating upcoming NAWBO panel on Legislating Number of Women on Corporate Boards. Should publicly-owned companies be required to have a minimum number […]

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                  Cameron’s $5M + deals of the day

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                  Cameron Carter, Director of Rose Law Group’s Transactional Real Estate Department, thinks you need to know about these transactions in Maricopa County. Price: $22,125,000 Buyer: Somerset Development Group, Inc. Seller: LeSueur Investments IX, LLC Property Type:  Agriculture Property Size:  25.535 Acres Location: South of SEC E. Pecos Rd. and S. Greenfield Rd., Gilbert APN: 304-52-206E, 304-52-901B, 304-52-011K Financing: Seller loan, […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 3/20/2019

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox Sales up on ‘Opportunity Zones’; Dan Gauthier, Rose Law Group transactional attorney handling many O-Zone investments, comments.Dan Gauthier tells RLGR: “Property owners nationwide with land in opportunity zones have […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 3/19/2019

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit!View this email in your browserShareTweetShareForwardInvestors eagerly await Trump rules on Opportunity Zones; Dan Gauthier, Rose Law Group transactional attorney handling many O-Zone investments, comments. (Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Virtua Partners in some of their […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 3/18/2019

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox         Phoenix one of the hottest data center markets. How hot? CBRE Senior VP Mark Krison: “In the last 24 months, about 900 acres of land […]

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                  Cameron’s $5M + deals of the day

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                  Cameron Carter, Director of Rose Law Group’s Transactional Real Estate Department, thinks you need to know about these transactions in Maricopa County. Price: $24.8M Buyer: Berge 80, LLC Seller: Lindsey 80, LLC Property Type:  Vacant Land Property Size:  3,462,846 SQFT Location: South of SWC of 148th St and Ocotillo, Chandler AZ APN: 304-75-004G, 304-75-004J – 004K, 304-75-004M, 304-75-004P, 304-75-004S – […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 3/15/2019

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox       Private property — rezoning bill takes lopsided loss in the House. A House bill purported to protect private property owners from zoning changes that could affect the value […]

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