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Supporters of recreational marijuana file initiative to legalize pot; take it away from cartels, says Rose Law Group Partner Ryan Hurley [VIDEO]

Posted by   /  April 18, 2015  /  Featured News, Government and Politics, Health Care, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

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FOX 10 News | fox10phoenix.com By Jessica Flores, FOX 10 News Arizona could be the 5th state to legalize recreational marijuana. But first the supporters have to get signatures to get the measure on the 2016 ballot, and then the votes to pass it. Supporters of legalizing recreational marijuana in Arizona just got one step […]

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Arizona next when it comes to legalizing recreational marijuana? Yes, says Ryan Hurley, Rose Law Group partner [VIDEO]

Posted by   /  April 18, 2015  /  Featured News, Government and Politics, Health Care, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

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By Pete Suratos | ABC 15 On the streets of downtown Phoenix opinions on are mixed. “Not a big deal. The same as alcohol, in fact, I think alcohol is worst,” says Elliott Shokrgozar. “For a specific population, it could be very harmful to their health,” says Timothy Zhang. Marijuana as medicine is legal in […]

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Marijuana advocates look to young voters to pass legalization, says Rose Law Group Partner Ryan Hurley

Posted by   /  April 18, 2015  /  Featured News, Government and Politics, Health Care, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

Ryan Hurley, a lawyer with Rose Law Group, represents the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol in Arizona. / Photo by Rachel Leingang, Arizona Capitol Times

By Ben Giles | Arizona Capitol Times Marijuana legalization advocates today filed a ballot initiative that would tax and regulate marijuana like alcohol in Arizona. Officials with the Campaign to Regulate Marijuana Like Alcohol in Arizona, formerly the Marijuana Policy Project of Arizona, filed the initiative with the secretary of state this afternoon, setting the […]

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This is personal, but you may read it

Posted by   /  April 17, 2015  /  Health Care, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

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By Phil Riske | Managing Editor You might have been, or might be in the future, so affected by a death that writing about it could salve the sting a little bit. I am fortunate to have this venue to do just that. Lurking way back in my family tree is an insidious gene that […]

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Sisley on CNN’s ‘Weed’ show Sunday

Posted by   /  April 16, 2015  /  Government and Politics, Health Care, Media and Entertainment, Medical Marijuana  /  No Comments

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TucsonWeekly Arizona is going to be on the spotlight this Sunday on CNN’s Dr. Sanjay Gupta’s Weed 3: The Marijuana Revolution. Gupta followed Sue Sisley—who was ousted from the University of Arizona last summer (she says because of political pressure over the “controversy” of her marijuana research)—to discuss her study on medical marijuana as a […]

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[UPDATED] Ducey axes Obamacare exchange; court ruling could change Ariz. situation, says Rose Law Group Healthcare Attorney David Weissman

Posted by   /  April 14, 2015  /  Government and Politics, Health Care, Rose Law Group  /  No Comments

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By Jeremy Duda | Arizona Capitol Times Gov. Doug Ducey may have just cost more than 200,000 Arizonans their health insurance, though they won’t know for sure until the U.S. Supreme Court rules this summer. Ducey has signed HB2643, which prohibits Arizona or any of its political subdivisions from using taxpayer dollars or personnel to […]

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Gilbert planning OKs zoning for nursing facility

Posted by   /  April 8, 2015  /  Dealmaker, Health Care, Real Estate  /  No Comments

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By Luci Scott | Arizona Builder’s Exchange The Gilbert Planning Commission has recommended rezoning a five-acre parcel on the northwest corner of Rome and Melrose streets for a three-story, 96-bed orthopedic skilled nursing facility of up to 80KSF. The Center at Val Vista is conveniently located a couple of blocks from Mercy Gilbert Medical Center. […]

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Will Humble lands UA job after resigning as state health director; reflects on state job

Posted by   /  March 31, 2015  /  Featured News, Government and Politics, Health Care  /  No Comments

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By Angela Gonzales | Phoenix Business Journal Will Humble, who resigned in March as director of the Arizona Department of Health Services, has landed at the University of Arizona, where he has served as adjunct faculty for nearly a dozen years. On April 13, he will begin his new position as division director for health […]

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Sisley’s medical marijuana for PTSD study approved by feds

Posted by   /  March 30, 2015  /  Government and Politics, Health Care, Medical Marijuana  /  No Comments

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By Cooper Rummell | KTAR An Arizona-based psychiatrist and marijuana researcher is moving forward with a controversial cannabis study that could have nationwide implications. Just months after her termination from the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Dr. Sue Sisley has been given the go-ahead from the federal government for the study and has secured […]

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House OK’s group homes bill

Posted by   /  March 11, 2015  /  Government and Politics, Health Care, Real Estate  /  No Comments

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By Les Bowen | The Daily Courier State legislators in the House voted Tuesday, March 10, to approve a bill that would reclassify nonmedical group homes statewide and place them under the jurisdiction of the state Department of Health Services. Rep. Noel Campbell, R-Prescott, is among the bill’s primary sponsors and spoke Tuesday on the […]

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