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Court voids Arizona ban on bail for immigrants

Court voids Arizona ban on bail for immigrants

Voter-approved measure in 2006 violates constitutional rights, appellate judge says.

October 15, 2014 10:15 pmLoading…
Ruling voids Arizona ban on bail for some immigrants

Ruling voids Arizona ban on bail for some immigrants

Voters approved the measure in 2006.

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Woman to spend 16 years in mental facility for 2013 killing

Woman to spend 16 years in mental facility for 2013 killing

Woman pleaded guilty except insane in 2013 murder. 

October 07, 2014 2:15 pm
Ex-officer gets probation for sex with inmates

Ex-officer gets probation for sex with inmates

Jorge Renteria Urias pleaded to two counts of attempted sexual misconduct.

September 17, 2014 1:15 pm
Ex-PTA president gets probation in voyeurism case

Ex-PTA president gets probation in voyeurism case

Aaron Lee Garibay tried to take pictures of girl in dressing room.

September 08, 2014 5:45 pm
Family faces charges in Tucson burglary

Family faces charges in Tucson burglary

A father, his girlfriend and his son are arrested.

August 19, 2014 9:20 am Related
Pima College details efforts to overcome probation

Pima College details efforts to overcome probation

College accreditors planning visit to college in September.

July 30, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…

Michael Gerson: The healing in Rwanda

KIGALI, Rwanda — At the 20th commemoration of the Rwandan genocide, the most moving moments were unplanned.

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Appeals court asked to reject Arizona's no-bail rule

Appeals court asked to reject Arizona's no-bail rule

An attorney for the American Civil Liberties Union asked a federal appeals court Tuesday to void a Arizona constitutional provision denying bail to some people awaiting trial who are in this country illegally.

March 18, 2014 3:30 pmLoading…

2012 burglary brings jail, probation

A man who burglarized a northwest-side convenience store in 2012 was sentenced to jail and probation Tuesday.

February 19, 2014 12:00 am Related

Man acquitted in Tucson cop's shooting to spend nearly 40 years in prison

Although acquitted of shooting a police officer, Richard Mendoza likely will spend much of the remainder his life behind bars.

February 13, 2014 4:30 pm

Man given 2.5 years in Tucson burglaries

A Tucson man accused of two burglaries and drug possession was sentenced to prison on Friday.

January 17, 2014 4:15 pm

Tucson man who tried to lure minor for sex gets probation

A man who tried to lure a teenager for sexual purposes was sentenced to three years’ probation on Monday.

January 13, 2014 5:30 pm

Tucson man who fondled girl given 18 months, probation

A Tucson man convicted of fondling a 9-year-old girl at a McDonald’s restaurant was sentenced to 18 months in prison Thursday.

December 19, 2013 4:00 pm

Former financial advisor sentenced for theft from charity

A prominent Tucson financial advisor has been sentenced to probation and ordered to pay more than $150,000 in fines and restitution for embezzling funds from a charity he oversaw.

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Sentencing of former DOC worker accused of sex with a minor postponed

Sentencing of a former Arizona Department of Corrections officer scheduled for Wednesday for sexual conduct with a minor was postponed until Monday.

September 04, 2013 11:30 amLoading…

Felony case breakdown for Pima County Superior Court in 2012

Ever wonder how many felony cases are filed in Pima County Superior Court?

September 03, 2013 9:17 amLoading…

Tucson man who set woman on fire convicted of murder

A Tucson man was convicted today of first degree murder for setting a woman on fire.

June 12, 2013 12:18 pm

Report: 32 felons among those released from immigration detention facilities

A detainee who had a felony second degree robbery and countless convictions for prostitution and solicitation for lewd conduct was among more than 300 people Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials in Phoenix released in February as part of a nationwide operation to save money.

May 16, 2013 3:47 pmLoading…

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