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Prosecutor says deadly attack was planned

Prosecutor says deadly attack was planned

Defense says client didn't know co-defendant would kill victim. 

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Federal officers seize drugs at ports of entry

Federal officers seize drugs at ports of entry

Total of drugs seized were worth more than $400,000. 

October 20, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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Pot or not? Ducey, DuVal won't say

Gubernatorial candidates won't say whether they've ever smoked the drug.

October 14, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
Woman detained in Douglas for attempting to smuggle pot

Woman detained in Douglas for attempting to smuggle pot

The marijuana was valued at $123,000.

July 21, 2014 10:15 pm
Woman attempted to smuggle pot at Douglas port of entry

Woman attempted to smuggle pot at Douglas port of entry

A woman was arrested Saturday for attempting to smuggle marijuana through the Douglas port of entry.

June 16, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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3 arrested, over $325,000 in drugs seized in Nogales

3 arrested, over $325,000 in drugs seized in Nogales

Three men were arrested and over $325,000 in drugs were seized Thursday in separate incidents at the Nogales port of entry.

June 06, 2014 10:45 pm Photos

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Court: THC in driver's blood not enough to prove DUI

PHOENIX — Arizonans who smoke marijuana can't be charged with driving while impaired absent actual evidence they are affected by the drug, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled this morning.

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Drug dog sniffs out $4 million in pot at Nogales border

Drug dog sniffs out $4 million in pot at Nogales border

A Mexican man was arrested Wednesday at the Port of Nogales for attempting to smuggle more than 8,000 pounds of marijuana into the United States.

April 10, 2014 2:38 pm Photos

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Steller: Tucson risks losing a longtime industry — marijuana

If there were one business at which Tucson would excel, surely it would be marijuana.

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Tucson pot rules limit garden sizes, so revenue and jobs flow to Phoenix

Tucson pot rules limit garden sizes, so revenue and jobs flow to Phoenix

Tucson’s decision to limit the size of marijuana cultivation sites means growers are taking their farms — and jobs — to Phoenix.

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Trial begins in slaying of Salpointe student, 17

Trial begins in slaying of Salpointe student, 17

A man accused in a drug-deal shooting that left a Salpointe Catholic High School student dead never intended to pay for the drugs and was prepared to kill to get what he wanted, prosecutors argued Wednesday.

February 26, 2014 6:00 pmLoading…
Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents seize $314,650 worth of pot; arrests in other incidents

Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents seize $314,650 worth of pot; arrests in other incidents

Tucson Sector Border Patrol agents seized an estimated $314,650 worth of marijuana, and made arrests in other incidents last week, authorities said.

February 20, 2014 5:45 pm Photos

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Ariz. poll shows growing support for legalized pot

PHOENIX — Arizona voters may be ready to follow the lead of Colorado and Washington residents and make marijuana use by anyone legal.

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7 incidents lead to more than $605,000 in seized pot; 8 arrests

7 incidents lead to more than $605,000 in seized pot; 8 arrests

Border Patrol agents in the Tucson Sector seized more than $605,000 worth of marijuana and arrested eight drug smugglers during the past two weeks, federal authorities said.

February 10, 2014 5:35 pm

Attorney says driver isn't to blame for fatal DUI accident

Although Joan Elaine Laidlaw  showed no obvious signs of impairment, prosecutors told jurors her use of marijuana and prescription drugs before driving led to the death of one man and injury to another.

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SUV with fake gov't plate found loaded with pot near Nogales

SUV with fake gov't plate found loaded with pot near Nogales

A vehicle with a fictitious government license plate was found loaded with 86 bundles of marijuana by Border Patrol agents in Nogales.

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Make marijuana legal, Democratic legislative leader says

PHOENIX — Saying legislation is better than a voter initiative, the second-ranking Democrat in the state House wants to legalize marijuana for recreational use.

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Border officers in Nogales find tractor-trailer hauling 10 tons of marijuana

Border officers in Nogales find tractor-trailer hauling 10 tons of marijuana

A tractor-trailer carrying a load of squash from Hermosillo, Sonora was also carrying the largest load of marijuana seized on Arizona's border with Mexico, officials said Tuesday. The pot – 881 bundles weighing 20,375 pounds – was seized by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers working…

November 19, 2013 8:25 am Photos

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Drug dealers found guilty

A jury in Pima County Superior Court has found four defendants accused of running a large-scale drug-smuggling operation guilty on all charges.

October 11, 2013 12:00 am

Drug business ran like a business, prosecutor says

The case against four people accused of operating a major drug-smuggling enterprise reads more like a business report than a television drama, Assistant Arizona Attorney General Joshua S. Moser told jurors in his closing arguments Tuesday.

October 08, 2013 5:15 pm

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