civil rights lawsuit

grand jury, indictment, Mayes, Gates
Jan 13, 2023

2nd jury fails to indict ex-Tucson cop who killed suspect

A second grand jury has opted not to indict a fired Tucson police officer for manslaughter after he fatally shot a shoplifting suspect who used a motorized wheelchair.

Part of lawsuit against polygamous towns dismissed
Jun 5, 2013

Hearing held in lawsuit against polygamous Arizona, Utah towns

The issue of exactly when the U.S. Department of Justice learned of an alleged pattern of housing discrimination against non-members of Warren Jeffs' polygamous sect is the focal point of the latest development in a civil rights lawsuit aimed at polygamous towns on the Arizona-Utah border.

Nov 27, 2012

Judge to hear bid to move Arizona polygamy civil rights case

A federal judge will hear arguments Friday on a request to move a civil rights lawsuit against two polygamous towns out of Arizona.