Kobe Bryant Helicopter Crash

The recent, tragic news of the death of NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter, and seven others in a helicopter crash shocked the nation. Kobe, along with his daughter and seven others, died when the helicopter they were riding in crashed during heavy fog conditions. They were apparently on their…

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A Paid Day Off on Election Day

Congress recently introduced the “For the People Act of 2019” that would make the federal election day a paid holiday for all federal employees and encourages private employers to do the same. Several (13) U.S. States currently give state workers election day off with pay. Following Congress’ lead, the Leader…

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New Arizona Laws for 2018

The Arizona Legislature has adjourned for the summer, but several new laws will go into effect soon, most on August 3rd. Here's a sampling of some of the new laws: Kid's Play: Recess for students mandated Senate Bill 1083 requires Arizona schools provide at least two recess periods per day…

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New Distracted Driving Law for Teen Drivers

Beginning this past Sunday, July 1, 2018, a new Arizona law went into effect banning cell phone use for teen drivers under the age of 18. Teenagers with a driver's permit or a new graduated drivers license will need to keep their hands on the wheel and off the cell…

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Cult Trafficking Victim Awarded $8 Million

A 27-year-old woman who was trafficked for ten years, working as an unpaid laborer in a variety of cities across the country has been awarded almost $8 million in damages by a federal judge in Kansas. This verdict is believed to be the most significant, trafficking-related verdict in U.S. history.…

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No Change in Arizona Insurance Minimum

In the most recent legislative session, state legislators tried to revise the outdated Arizona insurance minimum set in 1972. Current Arizona law requires motorists to purchase what is known as 15/30/10 coverage: $15,000 for injuries to any one person, $30,000 for all injuries from the same crash, and $10,000 in…

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