Hispanic National Bar Association Pulls 2015 Convention From Arizona, Denounces Anti-LGBT Bill
"The HNBA views this as a civil rights issue." The national association of lawyers said it is committed to ideals of equal protection, equal opportunity, tolerance, and inclusiveness and "it is imperative that we speak up and take immediate action in the presence of injustice.” Update: JPMorgan Chase also announced its opposition to the bill.
Sens. John McCain, Jeff Flake Hope Arizona Governor Vetoes Anti-LGBT Bill
With McCain's statement on Twitter Monday, both of the state's Republican senators oppose the legislation. Gov. Jan Brewer has until Friday to decide what to do with the bill. Update: Three state senators who voted for the bill are also urging Brewer to veto.