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Judge: Horne complaint about public resource probe "unconvincing"

Judge: Horne complaint about public resource probe "unconvincing"

Horne says Maricopa County Attorney's Office is biased against him.

August 12, 2014 3:41 pmLoading…
Sheriff: Cartel lookouts busted in Pinal County

Sheriff: Cartel lookouts busted in Pinal County

Authorities say they have captured and prosecuted a group of "scouts" paid by Mexican drug cartels to be lookouts for drug and human smugglers on Arizona hilltops. The Pinal County sheriff's and county attorney's offices say they arrested 8 cartel members who were paid to spend numerous day…

June 16, 2014 12:12 pmLoading…

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.

June 12, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Concern grows over abuse, living conditions of children bused to Arizona for deportation

PHOENIX — Saying immigrant children being bused to Arizona may be being placed in danger, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery warned federal officials Monday they may be violating state child-abuse laws.

June 10, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
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.

June 03, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson man won’t be prosecuted in beating death of his father

A man suspected of beating his father to death while they were both high on methamphetamines will not be prosecuted.

May 09, 2014 12:00 am Related

Pinal County teen faces more sex-crime charges

FLORENCE — An 18-year-old Arizona man accused of preying upon school students faces multiple counts of sexual assault, sexual conduct with a minor and other crimes, a prosecutor's office said Thursday.

May 08, 2014 9:33 am Related Loading…
Barbara LaWall: Allegation of County Attorney's Office bias is unsupported

Barbara LaWall: Allegation of County Attorney's Office bias is unsupported

In the March 19 guest opinion (“Officer-involved shootings should require independent review”), Paul Gattone advocates for an independent civilian review of officer-involved shootings to determine whether the law-enforcement officers should be prosecuted. My office already provides that inde…

March 25, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Fitz: Ally Miller, defies her enemies, aims to clean up Pima County

From: Supervisor Ally Miller

March 20, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Paul Gattone: Officer involved shootings need independent review

Paul Gattone: Officer involved shootings need independent review

I hope that other readers are as disturbed as I was at reading the recent article about the number of law-enforcement shootings in Tucson and Pima County (“Most officer-involved shootings last year deemed OK,” March 9).

March 19, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund transfer, county review finds

No laws violated in Supervisor's roads-fund transfer, county review finds

The Pima County Board of Supervisors did not violate any laws when it voted to move money from Supervisor Ally Miller’s district to fix Colossal Cave Road last month, according to the Pima County Attorney’s Office.

March 11, 2014 2:00 pmLoading…

Judge to rule on Ariz. parents' use of marijuana extracts for ill son

PHOENIX — The parents of a brain-damaged Mesa boy have a right to ask court permission to be able to buy and administer marijuana extracts for their child, a Maricopa County Superior Court judge ruled late Friday.

February 15, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Death penalty sought for 3 accused of killing couple

Death penalty sought for 3 accused of killing couple

A man accused of killing his grandparents could face the death penalty if convicted at trial.

December 16, 2013 5:00 pm

Filing asks U.S. Supreme Court to block Arizona abortion law

PHOENIX — Arizona is taking center stage in the fight over how far state lawmakers can go to curb abortion rights.

December 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Huckelberry to Miller: Put up or shut up on extortion

Huckelberry to Miller: Put up or shut up on extortion

County Administrator Chuck Huckelberry has challenged Supervisor Ally Miller to give prosecutors evidence that county employees are breaking the law, as she says, or shut up.

October 25, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Judge rules counties can't change zoning laws to prohibit pot dispensaries

PHOENIX — Counties cannot do an end-run around the Medical Marijuana Act by changing their zoning laws to make it impossible to open a dispensary, a judge ruled Monday.

October 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

What Ariz. employers need to know while E-Verify is down

A Phoenix employment attorney is advising Arizona employers that they can still hire as usual, even though E-Verify is closed to business.

October 04, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

County program reclaims addicts' lives, saves taxpayer money

The road from drug addiction to recovery was long and difficult for Denise Hotchkiss.

September 03, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Jury gets case of man charged in killing after UA football game

Fanciful stories not backed by evidence should not exonerate the man accused of gunning down another man following a University of Arizona football game in 2011, the prosecutor told jurors.

August 28, 2013 12:00 am

Appeals court: Arizona abortion restriction unconstitutional

PHOENIX — Calling a woman's rights “unalterably clear” a federal appeals court today struck down Arizona's nearly year-old ban on abortions at 20 weeks and beyond.

May 21, 2013 10:27 amLoading…

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