State senator couldn't line up enough supporters to qualify for state funding.
PHOENIX — Arizonans have a constitutional right to defend themselves against criminal charges, not just at trial but all the way up to the state Supreme Court, the justices ruled Friday.
PHOENIX — A judge has given Gov. Jan Brewer the go-ahead to try to block policies that allow “dreamers” to pay lower tuition at community colleges.
PHOENIX — Arizona voters could decide if they want to perennially revisit anything they adopt at the ballot.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers hope to use fees paid by medical marijuana users and dispensaries to persuade everyone else not to use the drug.
PHOENIX — Saying Arizonans have a constitutional right to fresh chicken and eggs, state lawmakers are moving to override city ordinances that restrict the ownership of fowl.
PHOENIX — Dissident lawmakers should be blocked from challenging the vote of the majority of their colleagues to expand Medicaid in Arizona, the lawyer for Gov. Jan Brewer told a judge late Friday.
PHOENIX — Saying legislators acted unconstitutionally, the Arizona Supreme Court on Friday voided a measure designed to give Gov. Jan Brewer and her successors more choices when selecting judges.
PHOENIX - Members of a special judicial screening panel have asked the Arizona Supreme Court to void a law that would require them to give the governor more names from which to select new judges, calling the legislation unconstitutional.
Measure to ease firing of teachers hits a snag
PHOENIX - Ignoring a possible legal challenge, state lawmakers are moving to require the governor be given more choices for who she can appoint to the Arizona Supreme Court, Court of Appeals and the superior courts of Maricopa, Pima and Pinal counties.
PHOENIX — Gov. Jan Brewer appointed her third justice today to the five-member Arizona Supreme Court.
PHOENIX - A judge will hear arguments next week on whether Arizona voters get to decide if they want to scrap the current system of partisan primaries.
PHOENIX - Twice defeated in attempts to limit the voter-approved medical-marijuana law, Gov. Jan Brewer set the stage Tuesday for a third court battle.
State Rep. Daniel Patterson cannot claim legislative immunity from prosecution on domestic violence charges, a Tucson city prosecutor says.
PHOENIX — The Arizona Supreme Court late Wednesday effectively
blocked Gov. Jan Brewer from once again trying to fire the
chairwoman of the Independent Redistricting Commission, at least
not for the reasons the governor cited the first time around.