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Newscast for Friday, Sept. 8, 2023

Here's the latest local and regional news from the Little Rock Public Radio Newsroom for Friday, Sept. 8, 2023.

On today's agenda:

-Arkansas' attorney general asks for an appeal of a judge's ruling blocking the state's first-in-the-nation ban on gender-affirming care for trans minors

-A federal judge blocks Arkansas' law banning certain copycat marijuana products

-ASU, UA Fayetteville report record enrollment figures

-UCA announces a new debt-free diploma program

-Gov. Sanders teases new workforce development programs

Listen to live newscasts from Little Rock Public Radio each weekday during NPR's Morning Edition from 6 to 9 a.m., during All Things Considered from 4 to 6 p.m., and online at littlerockpublicradio.org.

Daniel Breen is News Director of Little Rock Public Radio.