Politics

Why Breaking Your Neighbor’s Political Sign Could Lead to Jail Time
In the state of Arizona, vandalizing or stealing a political sign could lead to a hefty fine or even 4 months in jail! As the 2020 Presidential election nears, political turmoil and emotions are at an all-time high. It is...
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Maricopa County 2020 Election Could Bring Big Change to Mass Incarceration
Maricopa County's 2020 election for County Attorney is in full swing, which could mean huge changes in mass incarceration in the country's 3rd largest county. This election season is bringing the Maricopa County Attorney position to the ballot. The incumbent...
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AZ Federal Judge Upholds Child Abuse ‘Black List’
A Maricopa County federal judge dismissed a legal challenge to Arizona's Department of Child Safety's new child abuse blacklist policy. Recently, a Maricopa County Superior Court judge dismissed the New Civil Liberties Alliance's challenge to the Arizona Department of Child...
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Could Recreational Marijuana Revenue Help Arizona’s Pandemic Recovery?
Recreational marijuana tax revenue has proven to be "pandemic proof" in other states, is it time for Arizona to legalize it to spur economic recovery? With the COVID pandemic still in full swing across the country, tax revenue streams are...
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Arizona’s Potential Marijuana Legalization Stirs Up Mixed Feelings
Arizona Proposition 207 to legalize marijuana is now on the ballots, making AZ a new battleground for marijuana legalization. Arizona is taking the national spotlight in the fight for marijuana legalization for this upcoming 2020 election. Prop 207, if passed,...
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AZ Ballot Proposal Could Mean Big Changes in Criminal Sentencing
AZ Ballot Proposal Could Mean Big Changes in Criminal Sentencing
A potential Arizona ballot measure would allow leniency for judges when sentencing a defendant. A ballot measure that could reverse a 1970's era Arizona state law is creating quite the buzz. Why is it so important? It would give judges...
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