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Microsoft sites in metro Phoenix will be data centers

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Twitter Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Microsoft By Joshua Bowling | Arizona Republic Microsoft’s two new sites on the west side of metro Phoenix will be data centers. Months after city officials put Microsoft on the fast track to build in Goodyear, the city has released the facility’s site plan and a company spokesman confirmed the […]

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Will You Be At The Best Party On May 4th?

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Sixteen days and counting. Will you be at Arizona’s best and only Kentucky Derby party on May 4th at Turf Paradise with live racing and betting just feet in front of you? The Derby DayClub is hosted along the grass on Turf Paradise’s rail near its finish line. Inside the Polo Party-style tents you’ll find […]

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An Arizonan just made Fortune’s list of top 50 influential world leaders

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Michael Crow By John D’Anna | Arizona Republic Corrections & Clarifications: A previous version of this article incorrectly identified the magazine that released the list. Arizona State University is fond of pointing out its place atop U.S. News and World Report‘s list of most innovative schools in the nation.  Now it has another magazine list to crow […]

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‘Snowflake,’ ‘Fake news,’ ‘No collusion’: Arizona politicians react to Mueller report

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By Ronald J. Hansen and Yvonne Wingett Sanchez | Arizona Republic  Both sides struck predictable partisan stances as the public began to absorb the findings of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into President Trump and Russian interference in the 2016 election.  The Justice Department released the 448-page report Thursday morning and partisan side-taking quickly ensued. […]

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Arizona rated low for its children’s health care

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A new study says the City of Phoenix has the highest number of unvaccinated children in the nation, due to reasons of personal belief /Arizona Department of Health Services By Adam McCann | WalletHub Raising a child in America is extremely expensive, costing the average parent over $230k, and health care accounts for a big chunk […]

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Drink & be merry at AZ’s best Kentucky Derby party

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The Best Drinks at Arizona’s Best Kentucky Derby Party The only Kentucky Derby Party in Arizona with live racing and betting returns to Turf Paradise on May 4th, produced by the Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships. With air-cooled polo party-style tents, private betting terminals and incomparable up close racing action there is no better place to […]

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The American worth ethic

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Like so many of our lofty ideals, the “American Work Ethic” is actually two different standards — one for the wealthy and one for the poor — with two different interpretations of what work looks like. Getty / Collage by Katie Kosma By Bryce Covert | Longreads  “The American work ethic, the motivation that drives […]

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[SUNDAY FEATURE] A look behind the Hollister Ranch gates. Will the public ever access these exclusive beaches?

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Hollister Ranch is one of California’s most pristine stretches of coastline. /Al Seib / Los Angeles Times By Rosanna Xia | Los Angeles Times Tucked off a turn on Highway 101, down an unmarked fork in the road, the elusive gates of Hollister Ranch swung open to a 14,500-acre oasis — described by many as […]

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    [COMMENTARY] Arizona: The continuing search for a brand

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    By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer An Arizona legislator joked recently it was a shame some of his colleagues were “sour” on a bill to make lemonade Arizona’s official state drink. Four senators jokingly proposed amendments to change the state drink to sun tea, margarita or Jamaica, a drink created from hibiscus flowers. Lemonade won […]

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    [OP-ED] Phoenix’s political future may already live on the west side

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    Vania Guevara Opinion: Vania Guevara and Betty Guardado belong in Phoenix politics, no matter who wins the May 21 City Council runoff. Editorial Board | Arizona Republic Vania Guevara, the Phoenix councilwoman appointed to replace Daniel Valenzuela in the west side, caught the public’s attention – and criticism – over a $10 million deal with […]

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    ‘Investors are hesitant’: rural America might miss out on ‘Opportunity Zones’

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    Tax breaks likely aren’t enough to lure investors to low-income communities in rural areas. There are ways they can become more attractive. By Liz Farmer | Governing This week, the federal government released new guidelines for the nation’s more than 8,700 “opportunity zone” communities trying to attract venture capital investment and boost their struggling economies. […]

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    Census: Much of the Sun Belt isn’t as booming as it once was

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    Phoenix business district /Brian Stablyk / Getty Images By Mike Maciag | Governing As the San Francisco Bay area exploded earlier this decade, Alameda County gained a lot of new people. The county, which includes Oakland, welcomed more than 15,000 new residents annually for several years. But Alameda’s growth has slowed down significantly. Last year, […]

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    AZ Republic endorses Garcia over Johnson

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    Carlos Garcia, left, and Michael Johnson / Downtown Devil Opinion: City Council candidates Carlos Garcia and Mike Johnson are polar opposites, making this race one of the most consequential for Phoenix. Editorial Board | Arizona Republic The shuffling at Phoenix City Hall that began a year ago will finally come to an end next month […]

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    Flagstaff developer drops student focused project after council meeting

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    Mike Pilcher stands on a plot of land where developer Campus Advantage hopes to build a student housing complex. Pilcher and fellow neighbors of the Pinnacle Pines subdivision oppose the new development. / Jake Baco / Arizona Daily Sun By Adrian Skabelund | Arizona Daily Sun A development planned for a 15 acre stretch of […]

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    Plans for hotel next to Rialto Theatre scrapped

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    The Rialto Theatre will not get an adjacent hotel, but improvements to the nearly 100-year old facility will go forward. / Kelly Presnell / Arizona Daily Star By Gabriela Rico | Arizona Daily Star Developers planning to build a hotel adjacent to Downtown Tucson’s Rialto Theatre have changed gears. A proposal to build a Marriott […]

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    Surprise isn’t ready for a resort, its own adviser says

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    Twitter By Jen Fitfield | Arizona Republic It took $20,000 for Surprise leaders to learn that it isn’t likely that a full-service hotel or resort will come to the city soon. The city paid a consultant that much to study whether it was possible. Attracting a full-service hotel or a resort is part of the city’s plan to increase […]

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      Legislature 2019 Regular Session View All →

      [COMMENTARY] Arizona: The continuing search for a brand

      Posted by   9 hours ago

      By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer An Arizona legislator joked recently it was a shame some of his colleagues were “sour” on a bill to make lemonade Arizona’s official state drink. Four senators jokingly proposed amendments to change the state drink to sun tea, margarita or Jamaica, a drink created from hibiscus flowers. Lemonade won […]

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      Arizona’s messy tax system hampers small businesses battling online retailers for tax fairness

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      By Veronica Graff | Cronkite News Video by Alexis Puhlick/Cronkite News Arizona small business owners are fighting for sales tax equality with online retailers, similar to 39 other states trying to collect taxes on goods that consumers buy online. But experts said Arizona’s tax system complicates the situation. A bill in the Legislature would require […]

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      Proposed law would curb Corporation Commission’s subpoena power

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      By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times State lawmakers are moving to curb the ability of regulators to seek documents from some private companies because of a fight with one firm that doesn’t want to cough up the information. SB 1145, given preliminary House approval Monday, would allow anyone who gets […]

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      Timeshares bill gets preliminary Senate approval

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      By Howard Fischer State lawmakers are not going to help those who bought timeshares get out from under what is often a lifetime obligation. On a voice vote Monday the state Senate gave preliminary approval to some new requirements about what would-be purchasers have to be told. More to the point, it provides what amounts […]

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      Don’t wait for action at Arizona Capitol — impasse on state taxes won’t be resolved by April 15

      Posted by   2 weeks ago

      4 days away By Mitchell Atencio and Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic  Just before April 15, Gov. Doug Ducey and members of the Legislature have a message for Arizonans who have delayed filing taxes while leaders at the Capitol try to resolve a conflict over tax rates: Don’t wait. Related:Ducey signs bill to increase cap […]

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      Ducey signs bill for state to recognize out-of-state license

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      Using the fender of a U-Haul truck as a prop to represent people moving to Arizona, Gov. Doug Ducey signs legislation Wednesday to permit people with professional licenses from other states to work here. \/Capitol Media Services photo by Howard Fischer By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times Gov. Doug Ducey […]

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      No Margaritaville in Arizona

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      Margarita will not be Arizona’s “official” drink. By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Daily Star The margarita may be the drink of the Southwest. But state senators rejected a bid to have it declared the “official” Arizona drink, in favor of something with a little less kick: lemonade. The vote Wednesday is […]

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      State should loan Pinal County farmers funds until feds pitch in

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      By Sine Kerr | Guest Opinion/Arizona Capitol Times (Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.) Recognizing the immediate realities of a historic drought, the Legislature and governor acted responsibly this year to approve the Drought Contingency Plan. The DCP prepares Arizona for a drier future, but its implementation requires cooperation and sacrifice […]

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        [REGIONAL NEWS] The lawmaker-landlords of California

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        State Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, A Democrat from Los Angeles, and his wife collect rental income from four properties. By Matt Levin and Elizabeth Castillo | CALmatters In a quiet neighborhood on the outskirts of south Sacramento, the property looks like any other on the block: a single-story house that could use a new paint […]

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        3rd Arizona Democrat enters race to challenge GOP Rep. Schweikert

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        By Kevin Stone | KTAR A third Democratic candidate has joined the race to unseat Republican U.S. Rep. David Schweikert in Arizona’s 6th Congressional District. Rimmer was a nominee for the Arizona House in 2006 and 2008. Stephanie Rimmer announced her first run for federal office Thursday, but she isn’t new to campaigning. The Scottsdale […]

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        Government agendas for week of April 22 – 26, 2019

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        Cities and Towns: 4-25 Phoenix ZA hearing 4-23 Phoenix council meeting 4-22 Avondale council meeting 4-22 Chandler study session 4-25 Chandler council meeting 4-22 Goodyear work session – Agenda not available 4-22 Goodyear council meeting 4-22 Goodyear council special meeting 4-23 Marana study session 4-24 Marana planning commission 4-25 Mesa study session – Agenda not […]

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        Mueller Report sideshow led by former Arizona Diamondback

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        Something happened in Washington on Thursday: the Nats played the Giants. Above, fans pose for photos with George Washington in the stands at Nationals Park in 2017. /Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call file photo By Niels Lesniewski | Roll Call You didn’t have to venture far from the Capitol on Thursday to find a crowd of […]

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        ‘Snowflake,’ ‘Fake news,’ ‘No collusion’: Arizona politicians react to Mueller report

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        By Ronald J. Hansen and Yvonne Wingett Sanchez | Arizona Republic  Both sides struck predictable partisan stances as the public began to absorb the findings of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into President Trump and Russian interference in the 2016 election.  The Justice Department released the 448-page report Thursday morning and partisan side-taking quickly ensued. […]

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        Leone tenders resignation after 20 years on Peoria council

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        Carlo Leone By Philip Haldiman | YourValley.net After 20 years of service, Peoria Councilman Carlo Leone announced his resignation effective April 16, due to ongoing health issues. Mayor Cathy Carlat made the announcement at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting. Mr. Leone was not in attendance. “It has been the privilege of my life to serve […]

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        Ethics Committee still reviewing Schweikert allegations

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        Arizona Republican and former chief of staff allegedly misused office resources and broke campaign committee rules Investigators found “substantial reason” to believe Schweikert authorized expenditures his former chief of staff made outside of the scope of permissible official expenses./Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call file photo By Lindsey McPherson The House Ethics Committee is continuing an investigation […]

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        Don Shooter accuses former speaker of ‘cover-up’ in sexual harassment probe

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        Don Shooter awaits a vote by the House on whether to expel him on Feb. 1, 2018. He was later removed from by a vote of 56-3. /Photo by Katie Campbell/Arizona Capitol Times Ousted legislator wants Senate ethics to investigate his claim By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times Ousted state […]

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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

          Posted by   7 months ago

          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

          Posted by   9 months ago

          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

          Posted by   9 months ago

          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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            Rose Law Group Co-Founder, Senior Partner, and Director of Renewable Energy, Court Rich, talks to Daily Star about utilities buying solar

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            By David Wichner |Arizona Daily Star Arizona regulators are looking at changing decades-old rules requiring utilities to buy power from certain renewable energy facilities, amid a simmering dispute between utilities including Tucson Electric Power Co. and some solar project developers. At least one regulator says Arizona stands to lose hundreds of millions of dollars worth […]

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            APS quits anti-clean-air lobbying group under scrutiny by House Democrats

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            By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times Arizona Public Service has quietly exited an industry group that lobbies heavily against federal air-quality regulations and is now central in an ethics investigation by U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee members into top officials at the Environmental Protection Agency. At least seven other utilities across the country […]

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            Arizona Public Service: State-regulated utility or ‘political machine’?

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            In 2014, APS spent more than $10 million to get this guy, Tom Forese, and Doug Little elected to the Arizona Corporation. /Gage Skidmore/Flickr By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times The people running every Arizonan’s favorite utility, Arizona Public Service, are actually admirably creative political strategists, if playing dirty is your thing. During the […]

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            Solar homes sell for more

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            A new report published by Zillow found that homes with residential solar systems sell for 4.1% more than their non-solar counterparts. By Tim Sylvia | PV Magazine A common if disingenuous argument against the adoption of residential solar is that not only can systems be expensive, but that expense is a lost cause because solar […]

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            [OPINION] APS secretly paid to defeat the campaigns I ran. Here’s how it can make things right.

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            What should theArizona Corporation Commission do now? By Nathan Sproul | opinion contributor/Arizona Republic (Editor’s note:Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.) APS’s involvement in the 2014 election raised plenty of legal and ethical questions. But there are ways to restore shattered trust. Arizonans now know what has been suspected for years – that […]

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            [REGIONAL NEWS] California governor seeks to protect utilities from the cost of wildfires

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            Gov. Gavin Newsom announced April 12, 2019 a panel’s findings that California should change its laws on wildfire liabilities, giving PG&E and other utilities more protection against billion-dollar claims. / Alyssa Hodenfield/CAL OES By Peter Eavis | The New York Times With another wildfire season looming, Gov. Gavin Newsom of California on Friday urged the […]

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            Billion-dollar bets on electric vehicles await payoff; regulators should not hamper growth of electric vehicles, says Court Rich, Rose Law Group Senior Partner

            Posted by   2 weeks ago

            By Joann Muller | Axios If carmakers have any hope of making money on electric vehicles, they’ll need to re-think how they design and sell them, a new McKinsey study suggests. Why it matters: Automakers will pour $255 billion into EVs by 2023 but are resigned to losing money on them for the foreseeable future […]

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            APS claims customer rates don’t fund its political spending; Rose Law Group Co-Founder, Senior Partner, and Director of Renewable Energy, Court Rich tells New Times, ‘We all know where that money comes from.’

            Posted by   2 weeks ago

            By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times From 2013 to 2018, Arizona Public Service and parent company Pinnacle West poured at least $130 million into political spending, charitable contributions, marketing and advertising, lobbying, and sponsorships. None of that money came from customers, APS claimed, as it submitted spending records to the Arizona Corporation Commission on […]

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              [REGIONAL NEWS] Utah is allowing only 10 cannabis farms. Will that be enough to supply the state’s new medical marijuana program?

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              By Bethany Rodgers If the cannabis industry perfectly complied with Utah’s expectations, it would grow 84,292.98 plants annually. These perfectly obedient plants would offer 10.4 million grams of THC (marijuana’s psychoactive compound), enough to supply exactly 100,000 patients with 2 grams of cannabinoids per week for the entire year.  Illustration by Christopher Cherrington / The […]

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              Hemp in, spinach out as investors throw money at newly legal CBD

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              Mile High Labs has developed a new extraction system it says will boost CBD production. Source: Mile High Labs / Bloomberg By Hema Parmar and Craig Giammona | Bloomberg When Patrick Horsman’s small private equity firm purchased 10,000 acres in Yuma County, Arizona, in 2016, organic spinach and lettuce were on the menu. Then the […]

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              High and dry: Real estate issues present major hurdle for Valley cannabis companies

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              Arizona’s medical marijuana law allows cities to set dispensary and cultivation facility location restrictions By Corina Vanek | Phoenix Business Journal Nearly 10 years after Arizona voters legalized marijuana for medical use, dispensary owners and attorneys who work with the industry cite an unlikely hindrance in opening up shop: real estate. “Real estate is hands […]

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              ACLU says Bill Montgomery’s office is still prosecuting medical marijuana patients

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              Medical cannabis extract By Elizabeth Whtiman | Phoenix New Times County Attorney’s Office, led by ardent weed opponent Bill Montgomery, is still prosecuting medical marijuana patients for extracts whose legality is under review by the Arizona Supreme Court, according to the Arizona chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union. Related:Overheard: Maricopa County Prosecutor Jon Eliason […]

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              New marijuana dispensary in Peoria marks sign of the times

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              By Philip Haldiman | YourValley.net A new medical marijuana dispensary — Peoria’s fifth — will be built near the northeast corner of 88th Avenue and Thunderbird Road. The city recently approved the proposal with no opposition, a reflection of the shifted perspective on medical marijuana being sold in local communities. Today 33 states have legalized […]

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              Bianchi: Medical marijuana is a regulated program benefiting patients

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              Laura Bianchi (Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only) By Laura Bianchi | YourValley.net Peoria recently approved its fifth medical marijuana dispensary within city boundaries, a sign of the evolving perceptions surrounding the beneficial drug. When voters approved the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act in 2010, there was already support for the program, […]

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              Meet the ASU grad atop the cannabis industry world — he just signed an $850M deal

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              Steve White By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic  Steve White remembers telling his parents several years ago his plan to leave a successful business law career to launch a medical marijuana company, which was —and remains — illegal under federal law. The 1995 Arizona State University graduate who swam and played basketball at Corona Del […]

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              Harvest of AZ takes a different approach to medical marijuana

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              Steve White By Georgann Yara | Special for the Arizona Business Gazette The absence of the usual signals — a lighted green cross or a bright green leaf with the distinctive spikey leaves — is not a coincidence. It’s truly by design. It was a deliberate decision Harvest of AZ CEO Steve White and his […]

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                The end of YouTube?

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                By Evan Bolick | Rose Law Group litigator The European Union (EU) just passed a law holding Google, which owns YouTube, directly responsible for the upload of any material infringing copyrights to YouTube. The potential consequences are alarming and jeopardize the very existence of YouTube, or at least YouTube as we know it. Initially, this […]

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

                Posted by   1 month ago

                  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

                Posted by   3 months ago

                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   4 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   4 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   4 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   4 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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                  The Dealmaker: 4/22/2019

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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 Microsoft sites in metro Phoenix will be data centers. (Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Microsoft.) “Months after city officials put Microsoft on the fast track to build in […]

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                  Cameron’s $5M + deals of the day

                  Posted by   16 hours ago

                  Cameron Carter, Director of Rose Law Group’s Transactional Real Estate Department, thinks you need to know about these transactions in Maricopa County. Price: $29,830,000 Buyer: USDLP LL, LLC Seller: GPT W. Washington Street Owner, LLC Property Type: Commercial    Property Size: 412,719 SQ FT Location: 8681 W. Washington Street, Tolleson APN: 101-12-611A, 101-12-612 Financing: Cash To view the […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 4/19/2019

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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! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox Maricopa County named fastest-growing county. “More people moved to Maricopa County than any other county in the nation last year, according to U.S. Census Bureau population estimates released […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 4/18/2019

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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 Microsoft buys up more Phoenix-area land for $37 million. (Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Microsoft.) “The Washington-based tech giant bought about 147 acres of Goodyear land on the southeast corner of […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 4/17/2019

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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 Nikola World kickoff. Rose Law Group Partner and Director of Renewable Energy Department, Court Rich, attended a private reception highlighting the innovative technologies of Nikola Motor Company! Featuring the […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 4/16/2019

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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 Developer of luxury ‘live/work’ community in north Scottsdale to add more homes. Irene Catsibris Clary, founder and president of Catclar Investments, is gearing up for Phase II of SOHO […]

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                  Cameron’s $5M + deals of the day

                  Posted by   7 days ago

                  Cameron Carter, Director of Rose Law Group’s Transactional Real Estate Department, thinks you need to know about these transactions in Maricopa County. Price: $5,640,000 Buyer: Courtland Communities, LLC     Seller: Courtland Homes, Inc Property Type: Vacant land   Property Size: 82.449 Acres Location: W. Willams and N 178th Ave., Surprise APN: 503-73-033W, 503-73-038A, 503-73-038D Financing: New loan, conventional […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 4/15/2019

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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 Casa Grande comes in ‘10 of 10’ for opportunity zone investment. The opportunity zone tax incentive program is taking off, and Pinal County, specifically Casa Grande, is reaping […]

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