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Supreme Court: Execution in Tucson murder case can proceed

Supreme Court: Execution in Tucson murder case can proceed

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs in the country.

July 22, 2014 4:38 pm Related
State AG probes Pima elections commission

State AG probes Pima elections commission

County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry filed the complaint.

July 10, 2014 4:00 pm Photos

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Investigation of Horne campaign needed, state official finds

Investigation of Horne campaign needed, state official finds

Assistant secretary of state rules there is enough evidence.

July 09, 2014 9:45 pmLoading…
Horne hires political backers to investigate his office

Horne hires political backers to investigate his office

Top aide taps two attorneys who have donated to Horne.

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US to open new centers to house Central Americans

US to open new centers to house Central Americans

Flood of illegal immigrants overwhelming border agencies

June 21, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Clean Elections votes to investigate Horne

Clean Elections votes to investigate Horne

Former staffer says she did campaign work during normal business hours.

June 20, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Horne wants polygamous communities' police disbanded

Horne wants polygamous communities' police disbanded

The Arizona attorney general asks a judge to disband the police of two polygamous towns.

June 17, 2014 7:15 pmLoading…

Ruling: Arizona defendants can represent themselves during appeals

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.

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Horne: Busing immigrants to Arizona illegal, threatens lawsuit

Horne: Busing immigrants to Arizona illegal, threatens lawsuit

PHOENIX — Saying the busing is illegal, state Attorney General Tom Horne threatened today to sue federal officials for dropping off undocumented individuals they apprehended in Texas in Tucson and Phoenix.

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Maricopa County attorney calls for Horne's resignation

Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery on Wednesday called on Tom Horne to step down as attorney general.

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Horne lashes out at ex-staffer for her 'dishonesty'

Horne lashes out at ex-staffer for her 'dishonesty'

PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne is lashing out at a former staffer who charges he is using his office to campaign for re-election even as he opens a court fight over whether he broke the law in 2010 to get elected the first time.

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Horne: Campaign charges won’t stop second bid for AG

Horne: Campaign charges won’t stop second bid for AG

PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne says he does not believe the renewed charges that he violated campaign-finance laws when he won his job in 2010 will undermine his bid for a second term.

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Campaign finance case reinstated against Arizona AG Horne

Campaign finance case reinstated against Arizona AG Horne

PHOENIX — Concluding some testimony to a hearing officer was "not credible," Yavapai County Attorney Sheila Polk decided today to pursue Attorney General Tom Horne on charges he illegally coordinated his 2010 election campaign with an independent committee.

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Hearing on new Arizona abortion restrictions set

Hearing on new Arizona abortion restrictions set

PHOENIX — Arizona heads back to court today in a bid to finally enforce its new restrictions on the use of certain drugs to terminate pregnancies.

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Brewer hits the road to support candidates in other states

PHOENIX — With the regular legislative session behind her, Gov. Jan Brewer is on the road again in her bid to elect candidates across the nation who share her views.

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Judge: Brewer OK to try to block lower tuition for "dreamers"

Judge: Brewer OK to try to block lower tuition for "dreamers"

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.

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Horne did not violate campaign finance law, judge finds.

Horne did not violate campaign finance law, judge finds.

PHOENIX — Attorney General Tom Horne did not violate campaign finance laws in his successful 2010 election, a state administrative law judge ruled Monday.

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Bill Pfeifer: Pharmacies must quit selling tobacco products

Bill Pfeifer: Pharmacies must quit selling tobacco products

Arizona, it’s time for our pharmacies — resources for health and wellness — to get out of the tobacco trade.

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Gary Meinert: Use of force

Gary Meinert: Use of force

Almost daily I read comments regarding the Border Patrol by those who profess knowledge but  whose inaccuracies are taken as truths by readers.

April 11, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Senate panel OKs fire immunity for state Land Department

Senate panel OKs fire immunity for state Land Department

PHOENIX — State lawmakers took the first steps Tuesday to immunize the Land Department from mistakes and negligence that result in forest fires — even if that means destroyed homes and dead firefighters.

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