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A brief performance from the upcoming production of "Emmet, Down in My Heart."

Play Depicts Tragedy That Helped Ignite Civil Rights Movement

Violent 1955 murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till is now a one-act play currently onstage at the Tucson Symphony Center.

Gov. Jan Brewer.

Brewer Vetoes Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Bill would have allowed business owners to deny service to gay people based on 'sincerely held' belief.

Protest of sb 1062

Sponsor of SB 1062 Meets with Brewer, Says He Defends Bill

Arizona Sen. Steve Yarborough wrote legislation that allows businesses refuse service to LGBT; governor met with supporters, opponents all of Wednesday.

More than 200 protest the passage of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act in Tucson.

Tucson Bakery Owner: My Beliefs Don't Belong in My Business

Sonya Books is against SB 1062 and says she has strong religious beliefs but would still bake for gay wedding.

Hispanic Natl Bar Association Cancels 2015 PHX Convention

Amid legislation that would allow for businesses to refuse service to LGBT people, others; Brewer has until Sat. for decision to sing or veto.

Brewer Holding Meetings With SB 1062 Supporters, Opponents

Governor's spokesman says she will gather information about legislation as she considers to sign or veto.

Pressure Builds on Brewer to Veto Religious Freedom Bill

Her top political adviser joins long bipartisan list of politicians, businesses, rights groups in calling for rejection.

3 AZ GOP Sens Who Voted for Religious Freedom Act Retract

Sent a letter to Gov. Jan Brewer asking her to strike down legislation that would allow businesses to deny service to LGBT people, others.

AZ Chamber of Commerce: Veto Religious Freedom Act

Legislation allowing businesses to refuse service to LGBT people, others passed last week; chamber says could affect tourism, business recruiting.

Protest of sb 1062

Religious Freedom Restoration Act Awaits Brewer's Decision

Business leaders, faith based community in Tucson urging governor's veto; most GOP legislators support bill.

AZ Illustrated Politics: Friday, February 21, 2014

Bill allows business owners to deny service to gays based on religious beliefs; Tucson City Council tries to balance budget.

Bill Allowing Businesses Deny Service to LGBT, Others Passes

AZ House gives final approval to legislation letting people assert religious beliefs; opponents say it is discriminatory

Lawyers in SB 1070 Challenge Suit Interviewing Arpaio in March

Maricopa sheriff's deposition will become part of lawsuit filed by civil rights groups against him, 15 top prosecutors in AZ's 15 counties.

AZ House Debate Religious Beliefs Justification Bill Thursday

Senate passed GOP-backed legislation Weds.; aims to expand rights of people to use beliefs in refusing service to LGBT people, others.

UPDATE: AZ Senate Passes Religious Beliefs Justification Bill

Legislation backed by Republicans would expand rights of people to assert their beliefs in refusing service to LGBT people, others.

AZ House Committee OKs Religious Beliefs Justification Bill

Originally approved by state Senate; opponents say it would allow for businesses to discriminate against gays, secular groups, other religions.

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