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Family of Antouine Castaneda, making plea for VA whistleblowers, on air today, tune in Channel 3 & 5

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The Family of Antouine Castaneda, an Arizona vet who took his life, making plea for VA whistleblowers to come forward. The interview is scheduled to air today on Channel 3 at 5pm, 9pm and 10pm and on Channel 5 at 10pm.    

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EXCLUSIVE: Opportunity Zone investment brings potential for nationwide impact; Rose Law Group Dan Gauthier on panel for Pinal Partnership discussion

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  Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Defer Gain By Callan Smith | Rose Law Group Reporter Opportunity zones, how they work and how to invest was the topic of discussion at Pinal Partnership’s monthly breakfast panel, moderated by Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group president and founder. The zones are a federal community development program enacted […]

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Eighth Annual Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships almost here! November 10th through 11th

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It’s almost Polo time!  This year some of the new additions include: Performances during periods of polo play by The Phoenix Symphony (showcasing Mozart), Phoenix Theatre with some of the great Broadway musical songs of all time, bagpipes performance by Ford Dudley, Phoenix Opera and the Phoenix Boys Choir. Collectively and individually the performances to […]

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First Lady’s spokeswoman, who disappeared from the Arizona Legislature, warned by feds about tweet

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  By Phil Riske | Senior Reporter/Writer Stephanie Grisham, Melania Trump’s longtime spokeswoman, violated the Hatch Act with a tweet containing the acronym for President Trump’s campaign slogan, the Office of Special Counsel (OSC) says the tweet was found to be in violation of the Hatch Act, and the Administration was ripped for “repeated” violations […]

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[COLUMN] Why can’t we vote for a guy like Larry Fitzgerald instead of (fill in the blank here)?

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  By Laurie Roberts | Arizona Republic Opinion: Larry Fitzgerald may be a terror on the field of play, but he never forgets who he is. He’s a class act, especially when he hits the streets of Arizona. (Editor’s note:Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.) Let us pause for a moment from our leaders’ […]

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Lucid signs $1bn+ investment agreement with Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia

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  (Editor’s note: News releases are published unedited, unless they contain factual errors.) Lucid Motors Lucid Motors announced today that it has executed a $1bn+ (USD) investment agreement with the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia, through a special-purpose vehicle wholly owned by PIF. Under the terms of the agreement, the parties made binding undertakings […]

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Flake opposes quick vote on Kavanaugh, putting confirmation in doubt

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  And Bob Corker urges the vote on the Supreme Court nominee to be postponed By Burgess Everett | POLITICO Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court hit a serious roadblock Sunday night, as GOP Senate Judiciary Committee member Jeff Flake said he is uncomfortable voting to advance Kavanaugh’s nomination later this week after the […]

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[SUNDAY FEATURE] Rise in inmate suicides, attempts, at Pima County jail tied to opioid epidemic

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  By Caitlin Schmidt | Arizona Daily Star As the opioid epidemic continues to grip the nation, the Pima County jail is working to stem the tide of suicides and suicide attempts among detoxing inmates. A new report assessing suicide risk at the jail, issued in response to two highly publicized inmate suicides this year, […]

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    EXCLUSIVE: Opportunity Zone investment brings potential for nationwide impact; Rose Law Group Dan Gauthier on panel for Pinal Partnership discussion

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      Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Defer Gain By Callan Smith | Rose Law Group Reporter Opportunity zones, how they work and how to invest was the topic of discussion at Pinal Partnership’s monthly breakfast panel, moderated by Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group president and founder. The zones are a federal community development program enacted […]

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    Opportunity Zone investment fund launches with $300M+ in projects

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      Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Defer Gain By Callan Smith | Rose Law Group Reporter In April, Governor Ducey designated 168 economically-distressed communities throughout Arizona as Opportunity Zones, certified by the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the IRS, which provides tax benefits to investors. Defer Gain, LLC, investment funds launched this week to […]

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    Controversial Arcadia Christmas light display to return this year

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      By Lauren Castle | Arizona Republic An Arcadia homeowner is reviving his elaborate Christmas light display after taking a year off amidst a dispute with the City of Phoenix and some of his neighbors. Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents Lee Sepanek For more than 30 years, Lee and Patricia Sepanek attracted many to their home […]

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    City manager to approve contracts up to $50,000, Apache Junction council decides

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    By Richard H Dyer | Apache Junction Independent Requiring the Apache Junction City Council to approve purchases of $25,000 or more has been increased to $50,000 under city code changes. “Essentially what this is, is this is a procurement code and the biggest change is the limit of the dollar amount. The current dollar amount, […]

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    ASU evaluating need for more student housing in downtown Phoenix

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    By Downtown Devil Arizona State University is considering the need for additional student housing on its Downtown Phoenix campus after relocating more than 130 students from its downtown residential hall Taylor Place, according to Dean of Students Sharon Smith. The university is looking at enrollment growth and trends in occupancy to determine how to deal […]

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    Kingman: Council approves design-bid-build for Rattlesnake Wash

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    By Travis Rains | Daily Miner Sam Elters of Matrix Design Group presented City Council on Tuesday the construction delivery method analysis for the Rancho Santa Fe Interchange at Rattlesnake Wash project, and his recommendation of using design-bid-build was approved by a vote of 5-2 after much discussion. Matrix considered three delivery options for the […]

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    Fountain Hills P&Z recommends cantilever construction approval

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    The Fountain Hills Times The Planning and Zoning Commission is recommending the Town Council allow cantilever construction for single family homes on lots with a slope of 30 percent or more. The work on the project has been lengthy and extensive with this being the second go around for such an ordinance. The proposal is […]

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    Best place to live: Small communities, big living

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      They say the best things come in small packages, which can certainly be said for these new luxury pocket communities that are popping up in the Valley’s more desirable zip codes. With only a few dozen homes each (or less), each high-end project offers intimacy, exclusivity and many of the bells and whistles found […]

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      2018 Elections View All →

      Party divide apparent in LD11 candidate debate

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      By Kevin Reagan | PinalCentral Democrat Ralph Atchue did not refrain from taking some jabs at his political opponents Friday night during a debate that covered taxes, education and water. The state Senate candidate from Eloy lambasted the Republican-controlled Legislature for allowing conflicts of interest to go unchecked in charter schools. A GOP lawmaker from […]

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      Schweikert, Malik differ on Trump in debate

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        By Ronald J. Hansen | Arizona Republic Republican U.S. Rep. David Schweikert and his Democratic challenger, Anita Malik, are running in the same district but described very different living conditions Friday for its residents. Schweikert, who is seeking a fifth term in the House of Representatives, said Arizonans are seeing the fruits of tax-cut […]

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      Gosar responds to family war against him

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        By Ronald J. Hansen | Arizona Six of U.S. Rep. Paul Gosar’s siblings have appeared in online ads asking Arizona voters to back David Brill, their brother’s Democratic opponent in November. The stunning public endorsement underscores the family’s rancorous relationship with the conservative firebrand who has represented Arizona’s 4th Congressional District since 2011. “It […]

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      Surprise candidate on November ballot isn’t legally qualified to run for office

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      By Jen Fifield | Arizona Republic A Surprise City Council candidate who is set to appear on the November ballot is not qualified, under state law, to run for office. Jim Cunningham, who is challenging Councilman Roland Winters for the District 1 seat, is not registered to vote, according to the Maricopa County Recorder’s Office. […]

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      Survey of poll workers shows what went wrong in Maricopa County’s election

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        By Jen Fifield | Arizona Republic When Maricopa County Recorder Adrian Fontes talks about what went wrong during last month’s primary election, he often says most of the issues stemmed from how the electronic voter check-in systems weren’t set up on time, causing dozens of polling places not to open on time. When he […]

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      Corporation Commission candidates debate energy, political issues

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        By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Pinal Central Democrat Sandra Kennedy said in an ACC candidates’ debate Thursday there would be no need for voters to impose a renewable energy mandate if state utility regulators did their jobs. Watch the video of the debate here. Kennedy, one of four contenders for two […]

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      Twitter War: Prop 127 foe mocked after tweeting women ‘breathe different air’

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      By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times It started with a bit of Twitter sarcasm, mocking a statement by Planned Parenthood. “ Benson’s tweet was responding to Planned Parenthood’s endorsement of Proposition 127 and its statement that “women are disproportionately impacted by the negative effects of air and water pollution.” This morning, State Representative Athena […]

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      New council member made jump from Luxembourg to Eloy

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        By Heather Smathers | PinalCentral One of the first people to congratulate Georges Reuter on his election to the Eloy City Council was a good friend, which likely happens to candidates at all levels. But what is more uncommon is having a good friend also be the prime minister of Luxembourg, a tiny European […]

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        [OP-ED] Why John McCain’s death may convince me to run for Senate (just not as a Republican)

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        Opinion: Is a U.S. Senate run the best way to honor John McCain’s legacy? Grant Woods explains why his answer isn’t as easy as you’d think. (Editor’s note:Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.) By Grant Woods | Arizona Republic It was only three weeks ago that we walked behind the caisson down a […]

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        Jeff Flake shopping around for a possible post-Senate cable news gig

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          The outgoing Republican senator has already met with the heads of at least two major cable news networks By Andrew Desiderio | The Daily Beast When Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) leaves his current job at the beginning of 2019, he could already have a new one lined up: cable-news pundit. Over the past several […]

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        Diamondbacks, Phoenix discussed ‘opportunity’ for ballpark partnership

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              By Jessica Boehm | Arizona Republic In June, Diamondbacks President Derrick Hall emailed Phoenix City Manager Ed Zuercher, hoping to discuss “an opportunity” for a partnership between the two organizations. Details in the email — obtained by The Arizona Republic through a public records request — were scant. Hall said he needed the […]

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        [OPINION]  A radical idea to transform politics: let 16-year-olds and all residents vote

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        Republicans are aggressively rolling back the right to vote. Opposing voter ID laws isn’t enough – it’s time to think bigger By Ian Samuel | The Guardian (Editor’s note:Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.) “I don’t want everybody to vote. Elections are not won by a majority of people – they never have […]

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        Council declines to address APS political spending before elections

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          By Scott Buffon | Arizona Daily Sun Councilmember Eva Putzova wants to send a letter from the Flagstaff City Council to Arizona Public Service to ask the utility company to stop influencing electoral politics. However, her proposal didn’t get enough votes at the Sept. 18 council meeting to get the members to discuss the […]

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        Lawmaker wants to further limit conflicts of interest

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          It is somewhat accepted conflicts of interest are ‘inevitable’ in the Arizona Legislature. Arizona lawmakers get paid $24,000 annually. Most have full-time jobs beyond the business of sponsoring and voting on bills for four to five months out of the year. It’s inevitable, then, that a realm of conflicts exist for these “citizen legislators.” […]

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        Government agendas for week of Sept. 24 – Sept. 28, 2018

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        Cities and Towns: (Agendas not available below) 9-26 Scottsdale Planning and Zoning 9-27 Paradise Valley Study Session 9-26 Phoenix Special Council Meeting 9-27 Phoenix ZA Hearing 9-25 Glendale Council Meeting 9-25 Goodyear Planning and Zoning 9-24 Coolidge Council Meeting 9-24 Eloy Council Meeting 9-24 Florence Work Session 9-24 Goodyear Council Meeting 9-24 Goodyear Work Session […]

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        Prop 306 foe warns of ‘Trojan horse’ to undermine Clean Elections

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        By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times A measure Republican lawmakers put on the November ballot could determine how much Arizonans actually know about who is trying to influence political campaigns. Anyone reviewing all the statements in support of Proposition 306 in the brochure sent to voters would think the measure […]

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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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          Court rules unmarried heterosexual couple not entitled to state benefits

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          By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times Heterosexual couples that always have had the right to marry in Arizona are not entitled to the same benefits that the state provided to gay couples who were not at the time entitled to wed, the state Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday. The judges […]

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          The revolutionary foster care law buried in February’s federal spending deal; Will the funding produce success? asks Kaine Fisher, partner, director Rose Law Group Family Law Dept.

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          Congress passed drastic child welfare reforms that aim to reduce the removal of kids from their homes. But some worry they will cost states and harm children. By J.B. Wogan | Governing In February, Congress made a bipartisan deal that avoided a government shutdown and raised spending limits for defense and non-defense programs. The deal’s […]

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          Okla. governor signs ‘anti-LGBT’ adoption law; unconstitutional, says Audra Petrolle, Rose Law Group family attorney

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          The Daily Beast Oklahoma’s Republican governor, Mary Fallin, has signed into law a bill allowing adoption and foster care agencies to reject prospective parents on “religious” and “moral” grounds—a move critics say legalizes discrimination against LGBT and non-Christian parents. The law, approved by lawmakers earlier this month, could affect any prospective parents to whom a […]

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            Council declines to address APS political spending before elections

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              By Scott Buffon | Arizona Daily Sun Councilmember Eva Putzova wants to send a letter from the Flagstaff City Council to Arizona Public Service to ask the utility company to stop influencing electoral politics. However, her proposal didn’t get enough votes at the Sept. 18 council meeting to get the members to discuss the […]

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            Death of Navajo coal plant deal will have wide-ranging consequences for tribes

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              By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona With the only potential buyer backing out of a deal Thursday, the future of the Navajo Generating Station coal plant near Page, and the Navajo and Hopi economies that rely on it, has never been bleaker. It’s now a lock that the biggest coal plant in the West and […]

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            Corporation Commission candidates debate energy, political issues

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              By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Pinal Central Democrat Sandra Kennedy said in an ACC candidates’ debate Thursday there would be no need for voters to impose a renewable energy mandate if state utility regulators did their jobs. Watch the video of the debate here. Kennedy, one of four contenders for two […]

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            Twitter War: Prop 127 foe mocked after tweeting women ‘breathe different air’

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            By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times It started with a bit of Twitter sarcasm, mocking a statement by Planned Parenthood. “ Benson’s tweet was responding to Planned Parenthood’s endorsement of Proposition 127 and its statement that “women are disproportionately impacted by the negative effects of air and water pollution.” This morning, State Representative Athena […]

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            Pinal officials see green in renewable energy companies

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              By Heather Smathers and Maria Vasquez | PinalCentral Pinal County is working to become greener through renewable energy operations that can fuel broader economic development, officials say. Wednesday the Pinal County Board of Supervisors approved allowing the county’s Industrial Development Authority to issue $60 million in bonds for a methane plant outside of Stanfield. […]

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            Chandler paves way for power line work

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              East Valley Tribune Chandler has spent the last six months and $5.6 million relocating water and sewer mains beneath a stretch of Price Road to make way for the underground installation of a 230-kilovolt powerline by Salt River Project. The new line will support current and projected energy needs on the Price Road Corridor, […]

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            Demand for renewable energy drives the need for copper

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              By Erin Thorburn | AZBigMedia Next time you make a call on your cell phone, drive a car and kick up the AC, remember to thank copper. In the words of Jonathan Ward, spokesperson for Resolution Copper, “Without copper, we would all be living in the Stone Age.” Thanks to copper mining, we remain […]

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            Arizona clean-energy ballot measure supporters say attorney general undermined proposal

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            By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic Wording that the Arizona Attorney General’s Office used for the explanation of a clean-energy ballot initiative to be seen by voters may make the measure less likely to pass, according to initiative backers. The language used by the state’s attorney deals with potential costs to consumers. It is also […]

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              Medical Marijuana View All →

              First U.S. medicinal marijuana kitchen to open in Tempe; Rose Law Group Partner & Medical Cannabis Director, Laura Bianchi buoyed by the ‘innovation’

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                Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents The Mint Dispensary Fox 10 The Mint Dispensary is taking “edibles” to the next level, and launching the country’s first full-service cannabis kitchen in Tempe this October. Arizona residents that possess a medical marijuana card can now enjoy a hot meal that also contains THC. For decades, pre-packaged food and snacks […]

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              Laura Bianchi, partner, director of Rose Law Group Medical Cannabis talks to KJZZ about marijuana hashish ruling

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              Laura Bianchi, partner and director of Rose Law Group Medical Cannabis Department, talked with KJZZ about marijuana hashish ruling. Read more and listen in:  After Court Ruling, Uncertainty Looms Over Arizona Medical Marijuana Industry

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              Sin City building world’s largest cannabis entertainment complex

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                By Mia Taylor | Travel Pulse Las Vegas, a city well-known for being over the top in every way, has a unique new distinction to add to its resume. It will soon be home to what is believed to be the world’s largest cannabis entertainment complex. Planet 13 Holdings announced late last week that […]

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              Coolidge council considers allowing marijuana growing at homes; consistency key, says Laura Bianchi, partner and director of Rose Law Group Medical Cannabis Department

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              By Rofida Khairalla | Coolidge Examiner Although a state law may allow patients and caregivers to cultivate marijuana for medical use at home, many municipalities have not been so eager to give the go-ahead. Coolidge City Council members were on the fence about the idea when presented with a potential zoning code amendment that would enable […]

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              Weeding out the largest donors in Glendale City Council races

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              By Jen Fifield | Arizona Republic The three owners of a medical marijuana dispensary in Glendale are the largest individual donors to candidates for Glendale City Council so far. Combined, the owners of Arizona Organix —William Benjamin Myer, Ryan Wells and Mark Myer — contributed a total of $38,100 to three candidates in the city’s […]

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              Maine allows Medical Marijuana business owners to deduct business expenses; Laura Bianchi, partner and director of Rose Law Group Medical Cannabis Department, encouraged by implementation of reasonable legislation

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                By Mike Daze | Bloomberg Salt Talk Blog Maine made significant amendments to its medical marijuana law, including providing a deduction for medical marijuana-related business expenses otherwise prohibited by federal tax law, when the Maine Legislature voted July 9 to override Gov. Paul LePage’s (R) veto of L.D. 1539. This is the second time the […]

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              Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Medical Cannabis, talks to ‘Scottsdale Independent’ about medical marijuana and investment

              Posted by   3 months ago

              By Terrance Thornton | Scottsdale Independent As Americans begin to come to terms with the ill effects of the pharmaceutical smörgåsbord offered for minor ailments to advanced critical illness, a new commodity is beginning to emerge in towns and cities across the nation. From alternatives of the go-to-pain prescription — the opioid — and the […]

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              Laura Bianchi, partner and director of Rose Law Group Medical Cannabis Department, quoted in ‘Cannabis Business Times’ regarding Arizona ruling on hashish

              Posted by   3 months ago

                The recent judicial decision casts uncertainty across a growing segment of the state’s medical marijuana industry. By Eric Sandy | Cannabis Business Times Dozens of medical marijuana patients and their families congregated outside the Arizona State Capitol in downtown Phoenix July 3 to denounce a recent Arizona Court of Appeals ruling that the state’s medical […]

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                Cyberlaw and Cybersecurity View All →

                [SUNDAY FEATURE] How AI can help stop cyberattacks

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                As hackers get smarter and more determined, artificial intelligence is going to be an important part of the solution By Adam Janofsky | The Wall Street Journal As corporations struggle to fight off hackers and contain data breaches, some are looking to artificial intelligence for a solution. They’re using machine learning to sort through millions […]

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                Google’s location privacy practices are under investigation in Arizona

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                  By Tony Romm | The Washington Post Google’s alleged practice of recording location data about Android device owners even when they believe they have opted out of such tracking has sparked an investigation in Arizona, where the state’s attorney general could potentially levy a hefty fine against the search giant. The probe, initiated by […]

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                Florence partners with Subex to cyber-secure infrastructure

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                  AZBigMedia Subex, a leading Internet of Things (IoT) and critical infrastructure security solutions provider, has announced it has partnered with the Town of Florence, Arizona to provide security to its critical public infrastructure. An agreement to this effect was recently signed by Florence and Subex. Once critical infrastructure comes online, it becomes vulnerable to […]

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                The rise of cybersecurity insurance

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                By Shannon Vavra | Axios All companies are potential victims of cyber attacks, and buying insurance is one way many are trying to manage that risk. Why it matters: Companies hit by attacks are exposed to incredible costs — Equifax lost $4 billion in stock market value in just a week — so companies are […]

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                Power to the drones: Utilities place bets on robots; Rose Law Group Cybersecurity, Privacy and Emerging Technologies Chairman Troy Roberts, expresses support

                Posted by   2 months ago

                  By Stephen Jewkes, Christoph Steitz | Reuters Flying robots that can travel dozens of kilometers without stopping could be the next big thing for power companies. Utilities in Europe are looking to long-distance drones to scour thousands of miles of grids for damage and leaks in an attempt to avoid network failures that cost them […]

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                Supreme Court opens the door to online sales taxes; law catching up with the times: Attorney Troy Roberts, chairman of Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Emerging Technologies

                Posted by   3 months ago

                  By Sam Baker | Axios The Supreme Court today paved the way for states to begin collecting sales taxes from online vendors. In a 5-4 decision, the court threw out a precedent that had blocked online sales taxes. Why it matters: Online retailers likely will have to pay billions more in taxes each year. […]

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                How hackers can exploit devices used at home; hacking business data more a concern, says Logan Elia, Rose Law Group attorney practicing privacy law

                Posted by   4 months ago

                By Olivia Beavers | The Hill As Americans increasingly fill their homes with smart technology, the risk of hackers exploiting their devices is growing. Experts say the expanding ecosystem of internet-connected devices such as smart thermostats, home security systems and electric door locks are increasingly susceptible to hackers, including those trying to leverage voice-command devices. […]

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                [SUNDAY FEATURE] Alexa and Siri can hear this hidden command. You can’t.

                Posted by   4 months ago

                Researchers can now send secret audio instructions undetectable to the human ear to Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa and Google’s Assistant By Craig S. Smith | The New York Times Many people have grown accustomed to talking to their smart devices, asking them to read a text, play a song or set an alarm. But someone […]

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                  Dealmaker View All →

                  The Dealmaker: 9/20/2018

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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         4 new neighborhoods selling 324 homes in The Village at Vistancia. David Weekley, Gehan, Richmond American and William Ryan are now selling in The Village […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 9/19/2018

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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         Pinal, Casa Grande officials excited about Lucid announcement.(Disclosure: Rose Law Group represents landowners who helped make this project a reality.) Gov. Doug Ducey touts it as […]

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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: $62M Buyer: South 105th AZ Partners Seller: Kaplan Mountain Vista Apartments, LP Property Type: Commercial Property Size:  793,043 SQ FT Location: 1304 South 105th Place, Mesa APN: 220-81-785 Financing: New loan, conventional To view the affidavit: 180701897, click here. […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 9/18/2018

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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         [OPINION] Kate Gallego easily outsmarts her rivals in the first Phoenix mayor debate. “Not much separates Kate Gallego and Daniel Valenzuela politically. But her ability […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 9/17/2018

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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           Lucid signs $1bn+ investment agreement with Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia. Lucid Motors plans to use the funding to complete engineering development and […]

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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: $17,965,995 Buyer: PBIV – 1532 South Price Road, LP    Seller: Riviera Partners LLC Property Type: Commercial Property Size:  451,282 SQ FT Location: 1532 S. Price Road, Tempe APN: 133-01-001H, 133-01-001J, 133-01-341 Financing: Cash To view the affidavit: […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 9/14/2018

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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       Customers to get refund for paying Johnson Utilities’ income taxes; ‘ACC got it right,’ says Rose Law Group Senior Partner Court Rich. “San Tan Valley residents will receive a […]

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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: $49M Buyer: Cordoba Apartments, LLC   Seller: Bellstone Siena, LLC Property Type: Apartments Property Size:  605,919 SQ FT Location: 4520 East Baseline Road, Phoenix APN: 123-19-003 – 004C Financing: New loan, conventional To view the affidavit: 180683716, click here. […]

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