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JUST IN: Lawless Arizona Governor Katie Hobbs Vetoes Bipartisan Bill to Combat Squatting in Arizona

• The Gateway Pundit

Arizona Governor Katie Hobbs continued her streak of vetoing a record number of bills on Tuesday by shooting down SB 1129, sponsored by Arizona State Senator Wendy Rogers, which would have allowed Arizona homeowners to remove an unlawful occupant or a "squatter" from their property.

The bill would have also deemed that "a person who fails or refuses to surrender possession of the property as directed by a law enforcement officer is committing trespass."

Hobbs vetoed the legislation, stating in a letter, "This bill fails to leverage existing legal mechanisms, respect the due process rights of lawful tenants, and minimize unintended consequences such as for victims of domestic violence."