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Arizona Revised Statutes Title 13. Criminal Code § 13-1707. Unlawful cross burning;  classification

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A. It is unlawful for a person to burn or cause to be burned a cross on the property of another person without that person's permission or on a highway or any other public place with the intent to intimidate any person or group of persons.  The intent to intimidate may not be inferred solely from the act of burning a cross, but shall be proven by independent evidence.

B. A person who violates this section is guilty of a class 1 misdemeanor.

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