lawsuit, Pima County, apartment, fatal shooting
Nov 8, 2018

Political ads should be held to basic standards of truth

At the end of the day, these solar activists are free to decide how to promote their cause, but they are not entitled to slander Arizona’s public servants in a barrage of unfounded and malicious attacks. Regardless of political affiliation, I believe most people still believe in standing up to disingenuous out-of-state bullies, that they can appreciate what is really going on here and that they [...]

Jul 9, 2018

Shooter claims in court Ugenti-Rita ruined his reputation

Expelled lawmaker Don Shooter alleges Rep. Michelle Ugenti-Rita, R-Scottsdale, spread malicious lies and defamed him when she publicly accused him of sexual harassment.

Jun 15, 2018

Ugenti-Rita takes Shooter to court

Expelled lawmaker Don Shooter’s legal troubles aren’t over.

Tim Jeffries
Oct 24, 2017

Ousted DES director, top security aide, claim state libeled them

Tim Jeffries, who was forced to resign from DES in November, and Charles Loftus, who was simultaneously fired as the agency’s chief law enforcement officer, filed the complaint in Maricopa County Superior Court.

In this Oct. 22, 2015, photo, former Department of Economic Security director Tim Jeffries stands outside his former office, adorned with a "Director J :)" sign. (Photo by Rachel Leingang, Arizona Capitol Times)
Oct 4, 2017

Ousted agency head considers run for governor

Tim Jeffries, the former director of the Arizona Department of Economic Security who Gov. Doug Ducey ousted roughly a year ago, is now considering a run for governor.

Aug 12, 2011

Lewis: ‘Disgusting’ online impersonator foreshadows a nasty recall campaign

Jerry Lewis, the Mesa Republican and perceived frontrunner in the recall election of Senate President Russell Pearce, says the fake Twitter account impersonating him sheds light on the dirty tactics he expects as the race moves forward.