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Alabama legislators passed hundreds of new laws this year, but they also sent several decisions to Alabama voters in the form of proposed cons…

Gov. Kay Ivey did not sign a human-trafficking bill meant to deter individuals from soliciting prostitutes because of a drafting error that could have weakened its intent, supporters said Tuesday.

On their last day of the legislative session, lawmakers approved a record education budget, took a step toward medical marijuana legalization and sent to Alabama voters the decision to scrap the elected state school board in favor of a governor-appointed commission.

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Friday is likely the last day of the session and some major legislation is still pending, including the state's education budget. Lawmakers from both chambers will meet this morning to work out differences in the $7.1 billion education budget, and a final vote is expected by the end of Friday.