Action is a victory for Planned Parenthood and the Tucson Women's Clinic.
State Attorney General Tom Horne decides not to fight ruling.
Less clear is how the ruling affects businesses and private individuals.
Ruling by 9th Circuit sets tone for states in the region. Appeal possible.
PHOENIX — The group behind a vetoed religious freedom law intends to study last week’s Supreme Court health-care mandates as a chance to revamp and revive its proposal next year.
PHOENIX — A federal appeals court on Wednesday put Arizona’s new abortion law on hold, at least for the time being.
Ever wonder why Arizona’s Republican legislators pass religiously based bills such as SB 1062?
State Treasurer Doug Ducey is rejecting calls for him to fire one of his key advisosr, Cathi Herrod, over her support of SB1062.
PHOENIX — For years, Cathi Herrod and her Center for Arizona Policy have flexed their political muscles, pushing through legislation representing what she calls “fundamental principles” that often are espoused in the Bible.
We asked Southern Arizona lawmakers and candidates for governor for their thoughts on SB 1062, legislation that would allow businesses to discriminate against customers based on religious belief. Gov. Jan Brewer must decide whether to sign it, let it become law without her signature, or veto it.
PHOENIX — Arizona cannot enforce its ban on abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancies, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled this morning.
PHOENIX — Hoping to create a change in attitudes, a coalition of civil-rights groups is taking the first steps today to convince Arizonans that letting gays wed would be a good thing.
PHOENIX — Facing a splintered gay-rights community, supporters of legalizing same-sex weddings in Arizona have pulled the plug on putting the issue to voters next year.
PHOENIX - Ignoring a threatened lawsuit, a House panel voted Monday to allow warrantless inspections of abortion clinics and to restrict their ability to get Medicaid funds.
PHOENIX — Ignoring a threatened lawsuit, a House panel voted Monday to allow warrantless inspections of abortion clinics and restrict their ability to get Medicaid funds.
PHOENIX — A new statewide survey suggests that if Arizonans were asked about it today, it’s more likely gay couples would be able to marry here.
PHOENIX - Two leading anti-abortion groups are urging voters to reject Proposition 204 under a theory that some of the money raised by the tax could wind up in the hands of Planned Parenthood.