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New Laws

What To Know: New Laws on Education, Public Safety and Water Security Go Into Effect

Governor Ducey signed 387 bills during the second session of Arizona’s 55th Legislature, capping eight successful years of collaboration with lawmakers to position our fast-growing state as a land of opportunity. The bills – which prioritized K-12 education, public safety, water security, infrastructure, veterans, health care and more – go into effect Saturday, September 24.

Italy

Hundreds of migrants reach Italian shores over weekend – Associated Press

Photo: Migrants, left, are being rescued by volunteers of the Ocean Viking, a migrant search and rescue ship run by NGOs SOS Mediterranee and the International Federation of Red Cross (IFCR) Italian authorities scrambled on Sunday to relieve overcrowding in shelters after scores of boats carrying a total of about 1,000 migrants reached Italy’s southern

Social Media

Governor Ducey Calls On Social Media Companies To Crack Down On Cartel Recruiting That Glamorizes Human Smuggling Across The Border

Governor Doug Ducey is calling on the leaders of social media companies to step up and take action to protect youth from cartel recruiting messages luring them into transnational human smuggling activity. In a letter to the leaders of four social media companies, Governor Ducey called on the companies to do a better job at monitoring their platforms

Legal Beat

AG Brnovich: Cartels and Gangs Invade Arizona’s Southern Border

Photo: from a record drug seizure last December by the AGO, DEA, and Scottsdale Police. Video of the above drug seizure is available here.  Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced his office (AGO) issued a legal opinion today determining the current crisis at Arizona’s southern border, fueled by violence and lawlessness of cartels and gangs, legally qualifies as

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