Will Humble, the Arizona Department of Health Services Director, wrote on his blog that over 1,000 people in Arizona had come into contact with members of an unvaccinated Pinal County family that had contracted the disease at Disneyland.
Smith took the 13-year-old girl to his home and forced her to “go upstairs and start to undress, kiss and have sex” with a 13-year-old boy. The boy reportedly told Smith he was “LDS and naive” but Smith kept entering the room to provide instructions.
With its gun-toting cowboy image and a legislature crammed with ultra-conservative Republicans, Texas would seem the unlikeliest of states to draw the ire of pro-gun activists. But gun-rights groups have aimed stinging criticism at politicians.