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Jun 1, 2023

Oath Keeper who guarded Roger Stone before Jan. 6 attack gets prison

A member of the far-right Oath Keepers extremist group who was part of a security detail for former President Donald Trump 's longtime adviser Roger Stone before storming the U.S. Capitol was sentenced today to more than four years in prison, while an Arizona man also convicted of seditious conspiracy will likely also learn his fate today.

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Jan 23, 2023

Three current and former GOP lawmakers want to avoid paying legal fees of Democrat

Three current and former Republican lawmakers are hoping to avoid paying the legal fees of a Democrat who a judge said was unfairly sued by them because she and others asked the FBI and Department of Justice to investigate their actions around the Jan. 6 riot.

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Dec 12, 2022

Prosecutor: Oath Keepers saw Jan. 6 as ‘first battle’ in war

Four Oath Keepers charged with plotting to stop the transfer of presidential power from Donald Trump to Joe Biden accepted an "invitation to sedition" issued by the far-right extremist group's founder, a federal prosecutor said Monday at the start of a second trial for group leaders and members.

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Sep 23, 2022

Finchem defends attendance at Jan. 6 riot, Fontes criticizes ‘conspiracy theories’

The Republican candidate for secretary of state defended his attendance at the Jan. 6, 2021 riot, saying his presence there did not make him a participant.

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Aug 29, 2022

Trump mobilizing mob after FBI’s Mar-a-Lago search, threatening democracy

Former President Donald Trump is actively organizing an alternative to legitimate government power—a large, violent mob mobilized to intimidate government officials and thwart their objectives.

Jan 14, 2021

House, Senate to lock down over holiday weekend

The Arizona House and Senate will lock down over the long Martin Luther King Jr. weekend and Democrats are urging a suspension of the legislative session until after inauguration day following the FBI warning of potentially violent protests at all 50 state capitols.

Jan 12, 2021

Arizona man charged in Capitol riot appears in court

An Arizona man who took part in the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol while sporting face paint, no shirt and a furry hat with horns made his first court appearance Monday.

Jun 8, 2020

Ducey won’t renew statewide curfew, National Guard still on duty

Arizonans are now free to stay out all night if they want without fear of arrest.

May 21, 2019

Arizona prisons ban book on black men in the justice system

The American Civil Liberties Union called on the Arizona Department of Corrections this week to rescind the ban on "Chokehold: Policing Black Men." The book by Paul Butler, a former federal prosecutor, examines law enforcement and mass incarceration through its treatment of African American men.

Jul 7, 2015

Ducey calls for probe of private prison unrest

Days of unrest at a privately run prison in Arizona became a nightmare scenario as inmates rioted, trashed housing units and injured guards, prompting the governor to order an investigation Monday into the problem at the facility.