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Referendum on the rocks?

Ballot measure consultant Andrew Chavez told YS today that the One Arizona referendum campaign to thwart the state's new anti-illegal immigration bill is in danger of collapsing. Whether voters would undo the law remains unclear, although recent polling indicates the One Arizona measure would have an uphill fight.

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City attorney cancels Gordon’s plans

Phoenix City Councilman Sal DiCiccio broke the news that Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon won't be able to file a lawsuit challenging the state's new immigration law without the approval of the council. DiCiccio sent news to reporters that city attorney Gary Verburg quashed Gordon's claim that the city charter would allow a mayor to sue without council approval.

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Under the spotlight

The national outcry against S1070 has surprised both backers and opponents of the tough illegal-immigration measure. USA Today opined the bill as the "ugliest" bad solution to illegal immigration, while Jon Stewart of "The Daily Show" called the state the "meth lab of democracy."

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Pierce defends Mills

Sen. Steve Pierce defended Buz Mills over recently publicized news that a Florida judge ruled that Mills defrauded a business partner during the 1997 sale of his telecom company, OPM-USA, Inc. "I think everyone who's ever been in business has been in conflict with someone," said Pierce, who is backing Mills' run for governor.

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Kanefield: This lawsuit is legitimate…and cheap

Gov. Jan Brewer's chief counsel, Joe Kanefield, seems to be somewhat of an unusual choice to lead the state's charge against the federal health care legislation. Kanefield, a registered Democrat, told YS that the criticism of the lawsuit coming from detractors, including Terry Goddard, appears to be baseless political sniping.

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Papa Waring

Things are happening at a break-neck pace for Jim Waring. Waring got married last year. His wife Kitty soon got pregnant - with twins. Early this year he resigned from the Senate to run for Congress. On Tuesday, he became a dad.

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Goddard: Lawsuit against feds is a loser

Terry Goddard said he won't join a lawsuit filed by 13 other state AGs over Obama's health care bill. Gov. Jan Brewer had repeatedly called on Goddard to join the suit over the health care legislation, which she said will add $400 million to the state budget.

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It’s a small world

With Scott Rhodes stepping down as independent investigator of Andrew Thomas, the Arizona Supreme Court could have a hard time finding a suitable alternative. "You got me on who they could replace Scott Rhodes with because the lawyer world is smaller than people think," said Denise Quinterri, a former Bar attorney who said she'd love to take up the case if she wasn't conflicted for a reason she said she could not disclose.

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