Showing: 1-20 of 15

United States District Court

Lawsuit cites monitoring limits at border checkpoint near Tucson

Lawsuit cites monitoring limits at border checkpoint near Tucson

The Border Patrol checkpoint in Amado has been up for seven years.

November 20, 2014 10:32 am Related Loading…

Inmate faces new indictment in chemical attack NW of Tucson

A Tucson man serving 17 years in federal prison has been charged in a 27-count indictment in Pima County Superior Court.

April 09, 2014 5:00 pm

State seeks delay in Tohono O'odham casino hearing

PHOENIX — State officials are trying to delay a federal appellate court hearing on the question of whether the Tohono O’odham Nation can build a casino on the edge of Glendale.

November 18, 2013 6:20 pmLoading…

Anthony's co-owner gets a year for filing false tax return

The co-owner of an upscale Tucson restaurant was sentenced Monday to a year in federal prison on a charge that she filed a false income tax return.

September 16, 2013 3:45 pm
Lawsuit in deadly Arivaca home invasion dismissed

Lawsuit in deadly Arivaca home invasion dismissed

A U.S. District Court judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against the FBI by a former Arivaca woman who lost her youngest daughter and husband during a May 2009 home invasion.

February 04, 2013 2:37 pm Photos



Ex-loan officer from Tucson pleads guilty in fraud scheme

A former Tucson loan officer pleaded guilty to wire fraud and money laundering Monday in U.S. District Court and is facing between 18 and 24 months in federal prison.

January 09, 2013 2:36 pm

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…
Arizona's 'papers please' provision now in effect

Arizona's 'papers please' provision now in effect

U.S. District Court Judge Susan Bolton dissolved the injunction she issued more than two years ago blocking the state from enforcing key provisions of the 2010 immigration law.

September 18, 2012 1:40 pm Related Loading…

Former federal agent in Nogales, Ariz., sentenced to prison

A federal prosecutor likened former Homeland Security Special Agent Jovana Deas to a “mini Aldrich Ames” today in Tucson’s U.S. District Court, but a federal judge still resisted his urging that Deas get 10 years in prison.

June 29, 2012 3:14 pm

Occupy Tucson lawsuit against city dismissed

U.S. District Court Judge Cindy K. Jorgenson has dismissed the federal lawsuit the Occupy Tucson movement filed against the City of Tucson.

May 18, 2012 2:03 pmLoading…

Tucson man given 8 years in child-porn case

A Tucson man was sentenced Monday to 97 months in prison and a lifetime of supervised release for possessing several child pornography photos and videos, prosecutors say.

April 04, 2012 1:03 pm

Loughner lawyer wants notes kept from prosecutor

An attorney for Tucson shooter Jared Lee Loughner is asking a federal judge not to allow prosecutors to see notes on his sessions with a prison psychologist.

February 15, 2012 9:02 am

Drug kingpin given 22 years in Tucson case

A drug trafficking kingpin was sentenced to over 22 years in prison Monday in U.S. District Court in Tucson.

January 10, 2012 2:05 pm

Arizona execution processes ruling to be appealed

PHOENIX - Lawyers for five Arizona death row inmates are appealing a federal judge's ruling that how the state conducts injection executions doesn't violate the inmates' rights.

January 02, 2012 11:02 amLoading…
Tucson shooter faces extended prison hospital stay

Tucson shooter faces extended prison hospital stay

Jared Lee Loughner is likely to have his stay in a prison hospital extended when he appears in federal court Wednesday, experts said.

September 27, 2011 6:05 pm

Follow the Arizona Daily Star

Featured businesses

View more...

Vote! Today's Poll


With the pool of presidential candidates narrowing, which front-runner do you support?

View Results
View more...

Deals, Offers and Events newsletters

Sign up for e-mail newsletters

Weekly update of food and restaurant news.

Sports news and blog headlines, delivered nightly.

Midmorning update of local business headlines, daily.

Tucson-area obituaries, daily.

Receive the current day's weather forecast in your email!