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Arizona execution drug case heads to Supreme Court

Arizona execution drug case heads to Supreme Court

PHOENIX  — A case challenging Arizona's refusal to reveal detailed information about the lethal combination it will use to put an inmate to death is now headed to the U.S. Supreme Court.

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US to open new centers to house Central Americans

US to open new centers to house Central Americans

Flood of illegal immigrants overwhelming border agencies

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Feds consider dropping challenge to Arizona's SB 1070

PHOENIX — The Obama administration is apparently ready to throw in the towel in its bid to kill the “papers, please” provision of Arizona’s controversial 2010 immigration law.

May 31, 2014 12:00 am Related Loading…
Tucson auto shop owner moves with the industry

Tucson auto shop owner moves with the industry

After her husband decided to semi-retire, Jennifer Duffield, a fourth-generation Tucsonan, has taken over daily operations of Dent Busters, a family owned auto-body repair shop the couple opened together 24 years ago.

May 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Judges question Arizona's restrictions of abortion pills

Federal appellate judges this morning questioned the legal justification of Arizona lawmakers in restricting — if not banning outright — the ability of women to terminate a pregnancy using medication instead of surgery.

May 13, 2014 11:30 amLoading…

State lawmakers take redistricting challenge to U.S. Supreme Court

PHOENIX — The Arizona Legislature asked the U.S. Supreme Court this week to give its members back the right to draw the lines for the state’s nine congressional districts.

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Federal court upholds new Arizona legislative district maps

PHOENIX — A federal court refused Tuesday to disturb the lines for the state’s 30 legislative districts even if they were designed in part to favor Democrats.

April 30, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Federal ruling upholds Arizona's new legislative districts

Federal ruling upholds Arizona's new legislative districts

PHOENIX — A federal court refused today to disturb the lines for the state's 30 legislative districts even if they might favor Democrats.

April 29, 2014 1:48 pmLoading…
US judge says Arizona can require new voters to prove citizenship

US judge says Arizona can require new voters to prove citizenship

PHOENIX — A federal judge on Wednesday ordered the Election Assistance Commission to require would-be Arizona voters to provide proof of citizenship when they register.

March 19, 2014 10:01 amLoading…

Enforce SB 1070 in reasonable, legal, proportional fashion

A lengthy Star investigation published last week revealed the highly disparate approach Arizona law enforcement agencies take to enforcing state immigration law SB 1070.

March 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
House approves warrantless abortion clinic inspections

House approves warrantless abortion clinic inspections

PHOENIX — Citing the need to protect women’s lives, the state House voted Tuesday to allow state health officials to make unannounced inspections at abortion clinics without first getting a warrant.

March 04, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…
Bible-based Arizona lobby not used to losing

Bible-based Arizona lobby not used to losing

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.

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Ariz. attorney wants judge to throw out gay marriage lawsuit

PHOENIX — An attorney for the state wants a judge to throw out a bid by several gay couples, including one in Tucson, to allow them to marry.

February 25, 2014 1:00 pmLoading…

Court dismisses challenge to Arizona congressional maps

PHOENIX — Arizona voters have a constitutional right to wrest control of drawing congressional boundaries from the Legislature, a federal court ruled late Friday.

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Planned Parenthood fights state effort to cut off funding

PHOENIX — Planned Parenthood wants the U.S. Supreme Court to block a last-ditch effort by the state to cut off its Medicaid funds.

January 22, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Yes: Corporations have no ‘right to religious freedom’ no matter their piety of their owners

Do you know what your boss thinks about Jesus? How about Muhammad or Moses ?

January 20, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

U.S. Supreme Court refuses to reinstate AZ abortion restriction

PHOENIX — Arizona’s prohibition of abortions at 20 weeks is dead.

January 14, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Arizona cannot enforce abortion ban, Supreme Court rules

Arizona cannot enforce abortion ban, Supreme Court rules

PHOENIX — Arizona cannot enforce its ban on abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancies, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled this morning.

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Supreme Court considering review of AZ abortion law

The U.S. Supreme Court could decide this morning if Arizona is going to get a chance to enforce its ban on abortions at 20 weeks of pregnancy.

January 13, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

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