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Proposed Porn Tax is Bad for the First Amendment

I was interviewed by reporter Derek Staahl with 3TV and CBS5 about a propose Arizona bill that would impose a $20 fee to access pornography on an electronic device.  I explain how this would violate the First Amendment and why it is a bad idea.

 

Police Body Camera Use

Watch my 3TV News interview with Jared Dillingham where I explain police body camera use with regards to the Tempe Police shooting of Dalvin Hollins and the implications of the failure of the involved officer to activate his body camera.

Civil and Criminal Liability in Independence High School Shooting

Could the student who provided the gun in the Independence High School shooting be charged with a crime? Could he be sued?  What about his parents?  On February 16, 2016, I appeared on 3TV News to answer these questions.

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Is it legal to break a car window to rescue a dog from a hot car?

Last night I was interviewed by reporter Jason Volentine with KTVK-3TV about what you can legally do if you see a dog locked in a hot car.

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Court Overturns Scottsdale Public Intoxication Law

I was interviewed by KTVK-3TV reporter Natalie Brand regarding the Arizona Court of Appeal overturning Scottsdale’s public intoxication law.

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Police Identify Alleged Shooter, Victim in Deadly Walmart Fight

My appearance on KTVK 3TV Evening News commenting on self defense law in relation to the shooting at Walmart that happened over the weekend.

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Mesa Man Gets 18-year Term in Beating Death of Girlfriend’s Son

KTVK 3TV Appearance where I comment on a plea deal and sentence in a child murder case.

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