State Capitol News

Arizona Court Rejects Lower In-State Tuition for 'Dreamers'

Apr 10, 2018
AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin

Arizona's three state universities and its largest community college district say they will raise tuition immediately for young immigrants granted deferred deportation status in the wake of a court ruling.

Sacramento County Sheriff's Office

The owners of the classified advertising site Backpage.com, who have already beaten some state charges in a separate California case, are now facing a federal indictment charging them with ignoring warnings to stop running advertisements promoting prostitution. Prosecutors contend some of the advertisements depicted children who authorities said were sex trafficking victims.

AP Photo/Khampha Bouaphanh, File

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey said Monday that 225 members of the state's National Guard were heading to the U.S.-Mexico border to support President Donald Trump's call for troops to fight drug trafficking and illegal immigration.

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The husband of former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords is speaking out against comments made by a South Carolina congressman who pulled out his own loaded handgun at a meeting with constituents, and said he was "not going to be a Gabby Giffords."

Arizona could become the latest state to prohibit child marriage with a proposal to prevent anyone younger than 16 from getting married.

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