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Kathryn Honecker, Rose Law Group chair of Class Action Department, recognized as philanthropic emerging leader with Desert Botanical Garden

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Sonoran Quarterly Kathryn Honecker on left. / Sonoran Quarterly To read the full issue click here:

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Your professional decline is coming (much) sooner than you think

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Here’s how to make the most of it By Arthur C. Brooks | The Atlantic “It’s not true that no one needs you anymore.”These words came from an elderly woman sitting behind me on a late-night flight from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C. The plane was dark and quiet. A man I assumed to be […]

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Arizona forever young. But not forever

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 Demographers attribute the sharp rise in Arizona’s average age to falling birth rates and a rise in young people moving out and older residents moving in. Arizona is still relatively young compared to other states, but is gaining fast. \/Photo by Ethan Prater/Creative Commons By Miranda Faulkner | Cronkite News Arizona continues to be relatively […]

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[SUNDAY FEAURE] L.A. to Vegas and back by electric car: 8 hours driving; 5 more plugged in

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A charging station in the parking lot for the World’s Tallest Thermometer in Baker, Calif. All told, the United States has about 24,000 public charging stations. /CreditPhilip Cheung for The New York Times By Ivan Penn | The New York Times You’ve heard it many times, from automakers, the energy industry and government officials: Electric […]

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Mayors discuss opportunities, challenges in Pinal

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From left Superior Mayor Mila Besich, Maricopa Mayor Christian Price, Florence Mayor Tara Walter, Eloy Vice Mayor Micah Powell, Coolidge Mayor Jon Thompson, Casa Grande Mayor Craig McFarland, and moderator Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group Founder and President. / Pinal Partnership By Heather Smathers | Casa Grande Dispatch Mayors from several Pinal County cities and […]

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Workforce development and infrastructure top priorities for Pinal County Mayors

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From left Superior Mayor Mila Besich, Maricopa Mayor Christian Price, Florence Mayor Tara Walter, Eloy Vice Mayor Micah Powell, Coolidge Mayor Jon Thompson, Casa Grande Mayor Craig McFarland, and moderator Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group Founder and President By Callan Smith | Rose Law Group Reporter Pinal County has seen some big wins such as […]

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What did you do yesterday? Sharon Harper, Plaza Companies president & CEO

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Sharon Harper / Submitted photo By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter A day for Sharon Harper starts off with spending time with her husband Oliver and talking to their children on the East Coast. It ends talking to the “West Coast Harper Children”. In between, Sharon Harper’s day shows why she is one […]

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Rose Law Group honored to be ranked as the third best company to work for by ‘The Arizona Republic’

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“Rose Law Group honored to be ranked as the third best company to work for by the Arizona Republic! 19 years of great fun and tremendous service, happy to have such a terrific team”~Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group founder and president

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    Avondale buying Gila River land after BLM deal, could open large swaths of land for potential development

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    By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter Avondale is looking to buy land from the Gila River Indian Community south of the Estrella Mountains that could help open as much as 35,000 acres of land for potential future development. Avondale Mayor Kenn Weise and the City Council have approved a measure for the city […]

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    City announces property closing for hotel in Maricopa

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    By Grace Harrah | Maricopa Monitor The city’s lodging accommodation options are about to expand. City Manager Rick Horst announced at the June 18 Maricopa City Council meeting the property purchase for a proposed La Quinta Inn hotel had closed. The property is located at 44575 W. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Horst said he […]

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    Mesa lovin’ results of neighborhood program

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    East Valley Tribune By Jordan Houston | East Valley Tribnune Two Mesa neighborhoods received a $350,000 makeover thanks to a new pilot program geared toward re-vamping struggling areas within the city. Residents say they see fewer instances of crime, graffiti and rundown properties as a result of the Love Your Neighborhood program, according to Housing […]

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    Gilbert is named ‘Best City for Business

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    AZBigMedia At the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry Annual Awards Luncheon last week, the Chamber awarded the Town of Gilbert the “Best City for Business” in recognition of its pro-business initiatives and ongoing economic development efforts. The award, which was sponsored by Cox Communications, was accepted onstage at the event by Gilbert Mayor Jenn Daniels. “We’re […]

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    Quarter horse association endorses Scottsdale bonds, community leaders join campaign

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    The Arizona Quarter Horse Association hosts the Arizona Fall Championship at WestWorld in September and the Arizona Sun Circuit Quarter Horse Show in February and March. / Arianna Grainey / Independent Newsmedia Scottsdale Independent The Arizona Quarter Horse Association has announced it is strongly supporting the trio of Scottsdale bond measures on the November 2019 […]

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    How to build homes regular people can afford

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    By Brad Hunter | Forbes Homes have been getting less and less affordable, but there are some innovative approaches coming from the marketplace that will help to alleviate this problem. New home construction is not keeping up with demand overall, and the homes that are being built are not priced in such a way that […]

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    Lennar Q2 earnings beat estimates

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    The news comes amid many signs that the U.S. housing market is slowing down By Keith Larsen | The Real Deal Lennar Corp. saw its stock drop on Tuesday after it released second quarter earnings and said that tariffs on Chinese goods are costing the company an average of about $500 per home. Still, the […]

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    Proposed mixed-use looks to move forward in Goodyear

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    By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter A proposed 104-acre mixed-used development is looking to take a step forward in Goodyear. The Goodyear Planning Commission will conduct a hearing today on the planned Goodyear Civic Square at Estrella Falls development. It would be located on vacant land at 150th Drive and Virginia Avenue/Encanto Boulevard […]

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      Updating Coconino County community development plans

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      Flagstaff Business News Coconino County Community Development has been working to update the county subdivision ordinance, the county zoning ordinance and community area plans. Community development staff, with the assistance of a consultant, completed a draft update to the county subdivision ordinance, which was approved by the Board of Supervisors on May 21. This two-year […]

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      Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approve $2.57B budget for FY2020

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      The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors approved a final budget of nearly $2.6 billion Monday, June 24, 2019. / Submitted photo / YourValley.net YourValley.net With a new decade on the horizon, the nation’s fastest-growing county is making smart investments to further position itself as an attractive, long-term home for families and businesses. Today, the Maricopa […]

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      Arizona’s Stephanie Grisham named White House press secretary

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      Stephanie Grisham, right, will replace Sarah Sanders as White House press secretary. She had been serving as First Lady Melania Trump’s communications director. /Photo by Getty Images By Jeremy Duda | Arizona Mirror Arizona politico Stephanie Grisham will be the new face of the Trump administration after being named White House press secretary. Grisham had […]

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      The killer bees of the Arizona Legislature

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      Republican Edie Farnsworth said he has probably killed 500 bills/The Daily Courier Initial fate of bills rests in the hands of a few By Julia Shumway and Katie Campbell | Arizona Capitol Times The first major hurdle every piece of legislation faces in the House or Senate is a committee leader with the ability to […]

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      Chandler wants to brand itself a ‘Community of Innovation’

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      By Mike Sunnucks | Rose Law Group Reporter Chandler is looking to increase its branding as a technology and innovation hub. The city of Chandler is looking at changes to its logo and including a new  ‘Community of Innovation’ tagline as part of its logo and marketing. Chandler is home to a large and expanding […]

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      The speaker speaks about a ‘demanding’ session

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      Speaker Bowers By Katie Campbell | Arizona Capitol Times Even after a taxing 134-day session, House Speaker Rusty Bowers remains patently himself when he sits down with the Arizona Capitol Times – reflective, resolute and ready with a story, which this time was about the day his brother shot himself in the foot. Those who […]

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      [GUEST COLUMN] Bien-Willner: A salute to Town Council’s recent successes

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      Jerry Bien-Willner By Jerry Bien-Willner | Paradise Valley Independent As Paradise Valley’s Town Council recesses for the summer, I wanted to express my thanks to everyone involved for a great first six months of this council term. It has been an absolute privilege and pleasure to serve as your mayor for the past six months. […]

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      Discontent with 2018 election brings slate of new voting laws

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      Joy Baker | Creative Commons By Ben Giles | Arizona Capitol Times Amid lingering frustrations over the 2018 election – with Republican accusations that a Democrat in charge of ballots in Arizona’s most populous county had mucked up the process– a flurry of election-related bills were introduced this year. Not all passed through the legislative […]

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        U.S. Supreme Court refuses to hear Indian Child Welfare case; curtailing Indian Child Welfare Act would be an intrusion on sovereignty, says Rose Law Group Family Law Attorney Audra Petrolle

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        By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times The U.S. Supreme Court has rebuffed a bid to void a federal law that challengers claim is racist because it places the desires and rights of Native American tribes over the constitutionally protected best interests of children. That, however, does not mean the justices […]

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        LGBT couples told ‘You’re ‘out of wedlock,’ kids aren’t citizens; such action obstructs our core values, says Audra Petrolle, Rose Law Group family law attorney

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        Photo Illustration by Lyne Lucien/The Daily Beast/Photos Getty Children of U.S. citizens are falling victim to a policy that de-recognizes their parents’ marriage—and strips them of their birthright citizenship By Scott Bixby | Daily Beast No parent can ever be fully prepared for the arrival of a new baby. But when Roee and Adiel Kiviti […]

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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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          In a Way, We’re a Planet: Rose Law Group Reporter Notable Cartoon

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          [SUNDAY FEAURE] L.A. to Vegas and back by electric car: 8 hours driving; 5 more plugged in

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          A charging station in the parking lot for the World’s Tallest Thermometer in Baker, Calif. All told, the United States has about 24,000 public charging stations. /CreditPhilip Cheung for The New York Times By Ivan Penn | The New York Times You’ve heard it many times, from automakers, the energy industry and government officials: Electric […]

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          Some Arizona electric companies are shutting off the power despite emergency rule

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          A policy change allows customers to keep their air conditioners and other appliances running during the hot months By Ryan Randazzo and Riley Murdock | Arizona Republic  The temperature was forecast to hit 103 degrees in the city of Maricopa on Friday, but in the morning Terah Hamilton’s electric company told her they would shut […]

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          Arizona ranks high in residential solar in national report

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          By Hayley Ringle | Phoenix Business Journal As the U.S. solar market saw its best first quarter in history, Arizona remained near the top for residential solar capacity. Arizona had 52.83 total megawatts of solar capacity installed during the first quarter, and ranked third best in the country for residential solar with 41.9 megawatts, according […]

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          Regulators bar electric companies from cutting off power June 1 to Oct. 15

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          And Kennedy complains about APS rates By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Capitol Times State utility regulators voted Thursday to block electric companies under their purview from shutting off power to residential customers who do not pay their bills from June 1 through Oct. 15. Sandra Kennedy Under the plan, Arizona Corporation […]

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          APS CEO Don Brandt to receive award after woman’s death revealed

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          Pinnacle West CEO Don Brandt/YouTube By Elizabeth Whitman | Phoenix New Times One can only wonder how it must feel to be Don Brandt. To sit at the helm of a powerful and, apparently, untouchable company. To take home more than $12 million in compensation last year alone. To have the luxury of remaining silent, […]

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          Corporation Commission proposes outlawing electricity shutoffs from June through September

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          By Ryan Randazzo | Arizona Republic  Utilities in Arizona would not be allowed to shut off customers’ electricity for nonpayment from June 1 through Sept. 30, under a proposal submitted by utility regulators Tuesday. Corporation Commission Chairman Robert Burns asked the commission staff to file a proposal for utility shutoffs following news that a woman […]

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          [COLUMN] HOA demands extra cash for solar-panel review

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          “It’s very, very rare to see anything with a fee bigger than $50” for a review of solar panel installation plans, says a co-owner of a solar installation company./Mamta Popat / Arizona Daily Star 2016 By Tim Steller | Arizona Daily Star   (Editor’s note: News releases are published as submitted unless there are errors of […]

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            Podcast: Why Arizona will probably legalize recreational marijuana in 2020; would be ‘a boon to the industry,’ says Rose Law Group Partner and Cannabis Dept. Director, Laura Bianchi

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            By Taylor Seely | Arizona Republic First, Arizona legalized medical marijuana in 2010. Then came a failed attempt to legalize recreational marijuana in 2016. Now, those in the state’s marijuana industry are giddy at the thought of the future. Why? Political insiders don’t think Gov. Doug Ducey will fundraise or campaign against recreational marijuana legalization in 2020 like he did in 2016. […]

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            Rose Law Group Partner and Cannabis Dept. Director Laura Bianchi says cannabis extracts case a big win for Arizona’s medical marijuana industry

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            By Tim Royan | Cronkite News Marijuana-laced massage oils, vaping products and brownies and other edibles likely will emerge as the future of the multimillion-dollar medical marijuana industry in Arizona, thanks to last month’s key court decision, industry representatives say. Concentrates, or extracts of the active ingredients in marijuana, such as THC and CBD, are […]

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            Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group attorney handling hemp-related issues, fills us in on license fees for entering the hemp industry

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            By Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group How much does it cost to get a hemp license from the Arizona Department of Agriculture? Licensing fees vary and can be found in the Arizona Hemp Program Rules.  Grower license fees are $1,500 per license with additional inspection fees depending on the number of acres used.  A Nursery license […]

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            Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group attorney handling hemp-related issues, clues us in on hemp biz offshoots

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            Industrial hemp field/Wikicommons By Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group With the passing of the Farm Bill, the hemp industry is expected to grow substantially. What are the emerging business opportunities that will develop alongside hemp farming? The passing of the 2018 Farm Bill brings with it a whole new industry.  Opportunities exist not only for farmers […]

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            Do CBD businesses have to follow the Arizona hemp rules? Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group attorney handling hemp-related issues, explains

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            Twitter By Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group Do CBD business have to follow the Arizona hemp rules? No, the Arizona Hemp Program oversight only extends from the growth and cultivation of industrial hemp to the point of processing, so CBD products may be manufactured and sold in Arizona without regulation from the Department of Agriculture.  […]

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            Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group attorney handling hemp-related issues, addresses hemp application time frames

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            By Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group When is the deadline to submit an application to deal with hemp in Arizona? There is no deadline to submit an application to grow, harvest, transport, or process hemp in Arizona.  Applications for licensing must be submitted to the Department of Agriculture and are accepted on a rolling basis. […]

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            Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group attorney handling hemp-related issues, talks non-grower opportunities within burgeoning hemp industry

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            Industrial hemp production / Wikipedia By Omar Abdallah, Rose Law Group I want to get involved with hemp in Arizona but not as a grower, what else can I do? Opportunities in the Arizona hemp industry will be plentiful, ranging from hemp farming to the manufacturing of finished goods, and everything in between. The typical […]

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            Arizona just made cannabis safer and savings for patients; ‘important step forward,’ says Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Cannabis Department

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            By David Downs | Leafy Arizona’s medical cannabis program is about to become cheaper and cleaner, courtesy of a new bill passed by the Legislature and signed by Gov. Doug Ducey late Friday. Under the new rules, medical cannabis cards will be valid for two years instead of one. That will save patients the $150 […]

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              The Dealmaker: 6/26/2019

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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 Construction begins on City North in northeast Phoenix area. The “City of the Future,” as it’s been dubbed, is underway! “Crown Realty & Development announced the start of […]

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              The Dealmaker: 6/25/2019

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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 EPCOR ready for summer demands. “Needed improvements to Johnson Utilities will take time, but the water supply is good as summer begins.” Other news emerging from last week’s […]

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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: $46MBuyer: SOP 615 S River Drive, LLC Seller: South River Associates, LLC Property Type: CommercialProperty Size: 676,557 SQFTLocation: 615 S. River Drive, TempeAPN: 15 Parcels: 132-37-152C, 152E, 156B, 157 – 161, 132-37-161, 163A – 163B, […]

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              The Dealmaker: 6/24/2019

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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 Rose Law Group litigator Evan Bolick comments on SCOTUS’ reversal allowing property rights plaintiffs to go directly to federal court. The U.S. Supreme Court has “reversed a long-standing […]

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              The Dealmaker: 6/21/2019

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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 What did you do yesterday? Sharon Harper, Plaza Companies president & CEO. In this latest look at busy schedules of some of Arizona’s top real estate leaders, Sharon […]

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              The Dealmaker: 6/20/2019

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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 Belfiore: New home sales see biggest demand jump since 2007. Mike Sunnucks checks in with real estate consultant Jim Belfiore in what is becoming a weekly housing-market feature […]

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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: $34.5M Buyer: Del Sol Scottsdale Apartments, LLC   Seller: Aukum-Scottsdale Meadows Investors, LLC Property Type: Apartments Property Size: 312,891 SQFT Location:  10888 N. 70th Street, Scottsdale APN: 175-42-136E Financing: New loan, conventional To view […]

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              The Dealmaker: 6/19/2019

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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 Nate Nathan: What’s behind new growth and housing demand. Where is LEGENDARY real estate dealmaker Nate Nathan doing and seeing deals around metro Phoenix? More like, where ISN’T […]

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                EPCOR ready for summer demands

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                Arizona Corporation Commissioners Justin Olson (left) and Boyd Dunn attend a utility town hall Thursday in San Tan Valley. / By Mark Cowling / Pinal Central By Mark Cowling | Pinal Central Needed improvements to Johnson Utilities will take time, but the water supply is good as summer begins, area residents were told last week. […]

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                UA study: Groundwater pumping has reduced stream flows

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                Mississippi River Basin By Mari N. Jenen | UA Groundwater pumping in the last century has contributed as much as 50 percent to stream flow declines in some U.S. rivers, according to new research led by a University of Arizona hydrologist. The new study has important implications for managing U.S. water resources. Laws regulating the […]

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                [REGIONAL NEWS] Water officials tout Colorado River as reliable source of water for years to come

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                Lake Powell, Utah/Arizona/ Photo by Brigitte Werner from Pixabay, St. George News Written by Mori Kessler | St. George News The question of whether the Colorado River system is a reliable source of water for the future was the topic of a presentation held at the Washington County Water Conservancy District on Thursday. Local public […]

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                Queen Creek Town Council approves strategic financial policies related to water, wastewater

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                The Greenfield Water Reclamation Plant, 4400 S. Greenfield Road in Gilbert, is a joint ownership with the Town of Queen Creek, City of Mesa and Town of Gilbert. / Town of Gilbert / Queen Creek Independent Queen Creek Independent From lowering wastewater rates to paying off debt, at its June 5 meeting the Queen Creek […]

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                [REGIONAL NEWS] War over old water

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                A pronghorn grazes in the Plains of San Agustin on June 13, 2019, in front of one of the 27 radio antennas that make up the Very Large Array. A legal battle over water in an aquifer beneath the plains has stretched on for 12 years. /Robert Browman/Albuquerque Journal By Scott Turner/Albuquerque Journal The grassland […]

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                [REGIONAL NEWS] Utah presses forward on pipeline despite strains on Colorado River

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                Gary Turner preps his turf-harvesting equipment for a busy day meeting the demand for sod in the growing St. George area. /Photo by Judy Fahys/KUER News By Judy Fahys | Cronkite News The drive behind an enormous water project in southwestern Utah, the Lake Powell Pipeline, shows no signs of slowing even after the seven […]

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                [REGIONAL NEWS] ‘We couldn’t even take showers’: Californians with unsafe drinking water appeal for fixes

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                California residents affected by unsafe drinking water joined advocates and local leaders to launch a symbolic “water strike” at the Capitol on Wednesday, June 5, 2019, calling attention to the urgent need for a solution to the clean water crisis./Screengrab from video By Paul Kitagaki Jr./The Sacramento Bee California residents affected by unsafe drinking water […]

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                [REGIONAL NEWS] On stressed Colorado River, states test how many more diversions watershed can bear

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                Denver Water wants to raise Gross Dam by 131 feet and fill it with water transported from the Western Slope. If completed, the dam would be the tallest in Colorado. /Photo by Luke Runyon/KUNC By Luke Runyon | KUNC COAL CREEK CANYON, Colo. – The Colorado River is short on water, but you wouldn’t know […]

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