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Re: “Is Prop 205 Right for Arizona?

Take a minute let this soak in the proposed DMLC, will be structured like the Dept of Trans, DOT.

Within the DOT you have the DMV division of motor vehicles. The DMV is where your vehicle and drivers licence as well as title are administered.

When applying for and obtaining a driver's license your sign a agreement for the privilege to drive this is not a RIGHT. This will be similar when anyone signs an agreement even for the 6 to 12 plants per household. Will be signing an agreement to have the DMLC to be the presiding court in civil concerns.

This will be an agreement to have your place spot inspected like a car. Only various strains will be allowed. If caught with a strain out of registry not only will you be prosecuted for felony growth/manufacturing possession of a controlled substance to wit Marijuana. Beside the criminal court you will have the administrative court of the DMLC that levies fines like that of DOT/DMV. This is like alcohol except we will be turning it over to a rouge government.

DMLC will be it's own court, police force, interstate trade negotiator, license agency, collection WTF why do we have a government do we need two?

I just don't know how or why some would think we need this to sell marijuana. Don't take this huckster Holyoak's offer controls is prohibition . This charleton thinks hes has the solution to make prohibition it work where it has not ever. Keeps the status quo of high profits ruined lives, few get riches off the back of the ignorant. Mentally challenged medically needy.

This is the travesty a vote yes will bring. This is just a small penance of issues with this disgusting proposal

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Posted by Carpet Baggers on 08/20/2016 at 1:10 PM

Re: “Media Watch

"soon-to-be erstwhile"? That'll be TW's loss...

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Posted by Firsttimecaller on 08/20/2016 at 9:23 AM

Re: “Desert Nutrition

Adams back, hooray!

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Posted by John I. Gilman on 08/20/2016 at 8:26 AM

Re: “Adios, Compadre

He always stayed humble as we adored him, his beautiful voice and his tender heart.

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Posted by Nancy Swickard on 08/20/2016 at 7:58 AM

Re: “A Broke Student’s Guide

Stealing fountain drinks? Typical under educated socialist. Wait until somebody steals from you.

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Posted by Have You No Morals on 08/20/2016 at 6:03 AM

Re: “Gone Gourmand

PS Pronto is in there but not as a separate restaurant. Not sure what I was thinking .....

Posted by Rita Connelly on 08/19/2016 at 4:40 PM

Re: “Is Prop 205 Right for Arizona?

Dave: So guess you agree with the analogy I take it you agree that some on say Yavapai county can get a felony and several related ancillary related charges for simple possession but in Pima county he walks or a civil fine ? That now each and every county can arbitrarily enact all kinds or retail license reg most dont relate to marijuana tho. Like smoke shops, horticultural supplies. I remember this kind of appeasement for profit and gain. That was called one state slave one state free. So giving some freedom was better than causing problems to making all free.

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Posted by Carpet Baggers on 08/19/2016 at 4:09 PM

Re: “A Broke Student’s Guide

Way to go TW. Advise people how to rip off local businesses so that they have more drinking money.

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Posted by porcelinegoddess on 08/19/2016 at 4:05 PM

Re: “Adios, Compadre

What a beautiful tribute to Michael, Daniel. Thank you for sharing your experience of him with the world.
Evan

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Posted by Evan Mendelson on 08/19/2016 at 3:31 PM

Re: “A Broke Student’s Guide

Nicholas pretty much sounds like a loser. Thief, liar, drunk.
I don't think I'd want his blood, either.

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Posted by SonoranWinds on 08/19/2016 at 2:59 PM

Re: “Best Two out of Three

Probably Matt Kopec will get my only vote in the primary. I don't know much about him, but the other two have taken public positions that I cannot, in good conscience, vote for.

I am an Independent who normally votes in the Republican Primary to try and keep the real crazies from being elected, but am voting Democratic this time around because I would like to see Joel Feinman knock off Barbara LaWall, who has been there far too long and thinks she owns the office.

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Posted by lc69hunter on 08/19/2016 at 2:55 PM

Re: “Best Two out of Three

Friese and Hannley got my vote. We need more women in elected positions, especially among that crowd on West Washington Street.

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Posted by SonoranWinds on 08/19/2016 at 2:54 PM

Re: “The Skinny

And Hillary is a filthy liar. What to do?

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Posted by Patty G on 08/19/2016 at 2:28 PM

Re: “Is Prop 205 Right for Arizona?

Sometimes a step in the right direction may not be the exact direction you want but it is better than where we are at...

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Posted by Dave K, Phoenix, Az on 08/19/2016 at 2:26 PM

Re: “Is Prop 205 Right for Arizona?

Carpet Baggers is correct. The political lines have blurred on this issue, at least at the Federal level. The Republican Congress has defunded the DEA on this issue, and in the Congressional Budget Resolution of Dec 2014, told Federal Agencies to leave state legal businesses alone if they were abiding by state law.

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Posted by lc69hunter on 08/19/2016 at 2:23 PM

Re: “A Broke Student’s Guide

From their website Kyle:

– Due to declines in gas prices and finance charges, the annual cost to own and operate a vehicle has fallen to $8,698, a nearly 2 percent drop from last year, according to AAA’s 2015 Your Driving Costs study. This research examines the cost of fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license and registration fees, taxes, depreciation and finance charges associated with driving a typical sedan 15,000 miles annually. In the United States, a driver can expect to spend 58 cents for each mile driven, nearly $725 per month, to cover the fixed and variable costs associated with owning and operating a car in 2015.

That assumes that you bought a brand new car, financed it at some interest rate. Then you suffered the immediate depreciation year after year.

I don't think this is you and me. I don't know anybody that bought a new car since Obama got elected.

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Posted by Starving Artist on 08/19/2016 at 2:00 PM

Re: “A Broke Student’s Guide

They must have, Starving Artist, if the American Automobile Association is saying it. And my bad, it's actually been revised down to $8,698 per year (2015) to own and operate a mid-sized sedan. http://newsroom.aaa.com/2015/04/annual-cos…

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Posted by Kylie Walzak on 08/19/2016 at 12:35 PM

Re: “UPDATED: What the Hell Happened in the Arizona Primary Yesterday?

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Posted by Mohammad Aliu on 08/19/2016 at 12:15 PM

Re: “The Skinny

Why link McCain to Trump, he should be defeated easy if the voters seen what he stands for. NOTHING. He continues to jab Obama, because McCain and Graham think they are the only ones that know the military and how it should be run. Neither give G. Bush any good information on his 2 wars. Both give America a BAD name and it continues. Yes, the Conservatives never mention those wars, except to blast Obama for them. Yes GOP takes the credit for the killing of thousand of our troops and the injuries. Millions of citizens in those counties killed by GOP actions. Naw, GOP has forgotten about those. Now we have old, senile, mentally ill Trump controlling the GOP party. That is going so well. The GOP must be so proud, first they sponsored the Tea Party, now Donald Trump.

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Posted by votesmartamerica on 08/19/2016 at 11:34 AM

Re: “Danehy

Tucson voters need to know what Martha McSally actually stands for. Supporting Donald Trump and his radical views. has Martha ever told the voters how she had voted? NO. She voted to defund all Military bands and the choirs. Most American enjoy them. But McSally won and they will no longer be apart of the great American life. Martha ads talks about here family, her military life. Nothing is said what she truly stand for. OH yeah, more border protection. All the GOP stand for that. They have for decades. But its been all talk and not action from The GOP. Tucson, AZ and America needs a congress that stands for something. The past five years its been doing nothing under right wing conservatives. NOTHING for America.

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Posted by votesmartamerica on 08/19/2016 at 11:27 AM

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