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The Latest: Arizona governor seeks school safety plan again


January 13, 2019

PHOENIX (AP) — The Latest on Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey's state of the state address (all times local):

3:30 p.m.

Gov. Doug Ducey says he'll try once again to pass a school safety plan that failed in the Legislature last year.

The Republican governor said during his annual state of the state address Monday that the plan could make schools safer.

His plan would hire more police officers and school counselors. It also would allow police and others to seek protective orders preventing someone from buying a gun if they pose a threat. That provision angered gun-rights supporters last year.


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