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Feds: Arizona lacks authority to ban licenses for Dreamers

Feds: Arizona lacks authority to ban licenses for Dreamers

Gov. Jan Brewer has directed the state not to give driver's licenses to those in the deferred action program.

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Tohono O'odham to pay Glendale $25M+ for backing casino

Tohono O'odham to pay Glendale $25M+ for backing casino

In addition, once gaming starts, the city will get $1.4 million a year.

August 06, 2014 7:45 pmLoading…
Supreme Court: Execution in Tucson murder case can proceed

Supreme Court: Execution in Tucson murder case can proceed

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed an Arizona execution to go forward amid a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs in the country.

July 22, 2014 4:38 pm Related
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…

Groups ask court to block ban on race-, gender-based abortions

PHOENIX — Saying the law stigmatizes their races, members of two groups asked a federal appeals court Wednesday to block Arizona from banning race- and gender-based abortions.

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Supreme Court rejects Arizona's bid to cut benefits to gay workers' partners

Supreme Court rejects Arizona's bid to cut benefits to gay workers' partners

PHOENIX — Partners of gay state and university employees will not lose their health care and other benefits, the U.S. Supreme Court established in a ruling this morning.

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Supreme Court reinstates death sentence for Arizona inmate

Supreme Court reinstates death sentence for Arizona inmate

The Supreme Court has reinstated a death sentence for an Arizona man who was convicted of killing a man 35 years ago.

June 24, 2013 11:03 am Related
Conviction overturned for mom on Arizona's death row for son's murder

Conviction overturned for mom on Arizona's death row for son's murder

A federal appeals court on Thursday threw out the convictions of a woman on Arizona’s death row who was found guilty of murder in the 1989 killing of her 4-year-old son, who was shot in the back of the head so the defendants could collect a life insurance policy.

March 14, 2013 12:08 pm Related
Arizona asks Supreme Court to allow execution of Bisbee man’s killer

Arizona asks Supreme Court to allow execution of Bisbee man’s killer

Arizona is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to allow the state to execute a 70-year-old death-row inmate for killing a Bisbee man more than three decades ago.

March 04, 2013 11:35 am Photos

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Inmate to be executed in killing of 2 Elfrida girls

Inmate to be executed in killing of 2 Elfrida girls

PHOENIX —The Arizona Supreme Court has granted a motion for a warrant of execution for death row inmate Richard Dale Stokley.

October 30, 2012 5:00 pm Related

Supreme Court to review voter ID law in Arizona, other states

PHOENIX — The U.S. Supreme Court agreed this morning to consider how far Arizona — and other states — can go in requiring voters to prove citizenship when registering.

October 15, 2012 7:47 amLoading…

Court rejects ACLU effort to block Arizona immigration law

PHOENIX — A federal appeals court Tuesday spurned a request by civil rights groups for a new injunction to once again block Arizona's 2010 immigration law.

September 25, 2012 4:24 pmLoading…

9th Circuit won't revisit ruling on Raytheon retiree benefits

A federal appeals court on Monday spurned a request by Raytheon Co. to overturn its 2010 ruling that the company was wrong in cutting off health benefits for some retirees at its Tucson-based missile operation.

August 27, 2012 5:28 pmLoading…

Brewer to pick from 3 to fill AZ Supreme Court seat

PHOENIX -- Gov. Jan Brewer will have to choose among two Republicans and one Democrat for the newest member of the Arizona Supreme Court.

August 20, 2012 4:12 pmLoading…

Arizona's new abortion law blocked by court

PHOENIX — Arizona won't be banning abortions at 20 weeks, at least not yet.

August 01, 2012 1:12 pmLoading…

Arizona seeks to cancel domestic partner benefits

PHOENIX — State officials are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to allow it to cancel insurance benefits for the domestic partners of state and university workers who are gay.

July 09, 2012 12:28 pmLoading…

US judges chide colleagues over execution concerns

PHOENIX — Some federal judges say their colleagues should take notice of the suffering of crime victims, not just the possibility that an inmate being executed may feel pain.

May 18, 2012 4:09 pmLoading…
Loughner’s lawyers seek rehearing on forced meds

Loughner’s lawyers seek rehearing on forced meds

Lawyers for Tucson gunman Jared Lee Loughner want a federal appeals court to rehear arguments over his forced medication.

April 19, 2012 10:02 am

Judge blocks day labor rules in AZ immigration law

PHOENIX — A federal judge blocked police in Arizona from enforcing a section of the state’s 2010 immigration enforcement law that prohibited people from blocking traffic when they seek or offer day labor services on streets.

February 29, 2012 2:41 pmLoading…
Calif. gay marriage ban ruled unconstitutional

Calif. gay marriage ban ruled unconstitutional

SAN FRANCISCO  — A federal appeals court has declared California’s same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, paving the way for a likely U.S. Supreme Court showdown on the voter-approved law.

February 07, 2012 11:06 am Related Loading…

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