Burden of proof

Lake, Hobbs, election, Supreme Court
May 16, 2023

Judge grants Lake another day in court, allows for more review of signature verification count

A judge granted failed gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake another day in court. But the ruling issued by Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Peter Thompson last night only allows for additional review of the signature verification count remanded by the Arizona Supreme Court.

Aug 2, 2013

Fighting for your children

More Arizona families face lengthy dependency hearings

Peoria police may not have had enough evidence to support charging Sen. Rick Murphy with molesting two boys in his care, but Child Protective Services believes the latest investigation of the Peoria Republican for sexual abuse allegations is reason enough to take away not just his foster children, but his four adoptive[...]

Jul 26, 2013

Dissenters question Arizona’s stand-your-ground law, but law officers caution against changes

Like similar laws around the country, Arizona’s stand-your-ground law has been in the spotlight since a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.

Immigration activists demonstrate on the U.S. side of the border fence as they wait for "dreamers" to arrive to the U.S. port of entry where they planned to request humanitarian parole, seen from Nogales, Mexico, Monday, July 22, 2013. Customs and Border Protection officials on Monday detained the activists who filed applications for humanitarian parole at the Nogales border crossing to try to return to the United States. (AP Photo/Samantha Sais)
Jul 23, 2013

Immigration activists detained while trying to enter US

U.S. authorities have detained eight activists who asked to be allowed to re-enter the United States from Mexico on humanitarian grounds in a protest against American immigration policies.

Sep 16, 2011

Senate ethics panel to resolve key questions at next meeting

A panel of senators investigating allegations that Sen. Scott Bundgaard breached Senate ethics rules will meet on Sept. 20 to settle some key questions about how exactly to conduct the public trial.

Jun 25, 2010

Law firm appeals to remove Huppenthal from ballot

A law firm associated with the Arizona Democratic Party is appealing a court ruling that threw out a complaint seeking to remove Sen. John Huppenthal from the ballot for Superintendent of Public Instruction.