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Study of grand juries needs volunteers

Study of grand juries needs volunteers

Participants will learn how grand juries work, help with academic study. 

December 05, 2014 9:45 amLoading…
Tales from the Morgue: A fool for a client

Tales from the Morgue: A fool for a client

It is said that a man who acts as his own attorney has a fool for a client. Unless that man is really an attorney, this may well be true as discovered by an accused moonshiner in 1920.

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Law & order briefs

Law & order briefs

Incidents from Tucson and Southern Arizona.

July 12, 2014 12:00 am

Former Tucson coach’s sex-with-student trial goes to jury

DNA evidence alone proves a former wrestling coach had sex with a 15-year-old student, Deputy County Attorney Michelle Chamblee, told jurors in closing arguments in the trial of Richard Portugal Ortiz.

June 11, 2014 12:00 am

Timeline of events in Jodi Arias murder case

The Jodi Arias murder trial has drawn international attention for its graphic tales of sex and lies. The following is a timeline of some of the key events in the case:

May 08, 2013 2:21 pmLoading…

Jodi Arias convicted of murder

Jurors got the case Friday afternoon. They deliberated for two full days this week before reaching a decision late Wednesday morning.

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Tucson jury: Border agents violated smugglers’ civil rights

Two Border Patrol agents were found guilty of violating the civil rights of four drug smugglers in 2008.

April 19, 2013 3:51 pm

Tucson man convicted — again — in drug-related killing

A 21-year-old Tucson man who won a new trial because of juror misconduct was convicted of first-degree murder for the second time Friday.

February 15, 2013 2:54 pm

Jury rejects Tucson man’s self-defense claim in murder case

It took a Pima County jury just one hour to reject a Tucson man’s claims he killed another man in self-defense in November 2010.

September 14, 2012 2:15 pm

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