Pima sheriff welcomes Sessions’ pledge to crack down on opioid fight

Court revives suit by protesters at Border Patrol checkpoint at Arivaca

Legislators propose tougher laws to stop wrong-way crashes

Good Samaritan law will protect drug users who help opioid victims

Authorities charge Mesa man who sold ammo to Las Vegas shooter

President Trump’s focus on MS-13 may not reflect Arizona’s gang reality

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Supreme Court rejects appeal of longest-serving Arizona death-row inmate

Court reverses death sentence in brutal Mohave County triple murder

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey pushes efforts to reduce recidivism

Police Chief Jeri Williams calls community engagement critical to success

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Arizona police departments try to repair rifts with communities

Some Arizona residents push back against police through protests, ballot box

Arizona law enforcement doesn’t reflect state’s diversity

Repercussions: How does lack of diversity affect policing?

Justices grapple with baker’s right to deny service to same-sex couple

House panel OKs bill to allow concealed gun carry across state lines

Police push back on report criticizing body-worn camera policies

Charlie Rose

ASU ‘evaluating’ whether Charlie Rose will keep 2015 Cronkite Award

Court: Online service must identify anonymous users to grand jury

Penzone to inmates on hunger strike: Food is nutritious, not delicious

No. 3 Wildcats men’s basketball ‘itching’ to play after challenging offseason

Supreme Court lets stand lower court rulings in Scottsdale police shooting

Phoenix official: Working with feds on immigration hurts local policing

Law enforcement

Arizona law enforcement agencies work to increase diversity, recruit young people

Court reinstates suit against Pinal deputy who fatally shot unarmed man

On heels of NCAA kickback scandal, Arizona’s Miller to make first public appearance

Justin Uhart

Survivors describe chaos, carnage of Las Vegas shooting aftermath

Giffords to Congress: ‘The nation is counting on you’ after Las Vegas


Las Vegas mass shooting: ‘I know people that died and can’t really get the images out of my head’

Sex trafficking in Indian Country a ‘significant problem,’ senators told

Arizona assistant among those arrested in college basketball bribery scandal

Earl Watson

From clenching a fist to taking a knee, sports, social issues on perpetual collision course

Appeals court sides with Tucson police officers in fatal 2014 shooting

Court rejects claim that cops planted evidence in 1984 kidnap-murder

Advocates’ response to DACA decision is swift, broad-based, emotional

Just days after his pardon, Arpaio muses about possible future moves

Court orders Arizona federal judges to stop shackling defendants

Despite more judges, immigration courts backlog grows to record high

West Bank community working to cope with triple-fatal stabbing

Maricopa County wiretap may have run afoul of federal law, court says

Motorist in class action suit sees ‘justice’ in Arpaio criminal contempt verdict

Former Sheriff Joe Arpaio found guilty of criminal contempt in racial profiling case

Family proposes new law to regulate bouncers after death of Valley firefighter

Highway crashes continued six-year climb in 2016, Arizona data show

In wake of attacks, police plan ‘robust’ July Fourth security on Mall

Court upholds Sahuarita drug conviction, rejects Miranda challenge

Safe at home? Not if home is Arizona, new report card on safety says

Bipartisan group looks past health reform fight to focus on drug policy

Spray paint reads "never forget" and "no more deaths"

Court gives Mexican family new chance to sue Border Patrol agent

Run-in between Border Patrol, No More Deaths volunteers was not first

Taurasi marriage, Mercury Pride Night help ease challenges of LGBTQ community

For victims of 2011 Tucson shooting, Wednesday attack a painful reminder

Congress hits pause as members, staff grapple with shooting

Flake, witnesses recall ‘indiscriminate firing’ at lawmakers in attack

Gunman opens fire on Republican lawmakers near Washington

Six years later, slain Border Patrol agent’s family still seeks answers

Details on Comey’s Russia discussions with Trump concern lawmakers

Criminal justice reform efforts stall at Arizona Legislature, including push to ‘Ban the Box’

Flake bill would let U.S. military strike ‘non-state actors’ like ISIS

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Supreme Court sends second divorce settlement case back to Arizona

May 22, 2017 Newscast

Court: Reading death-row inmate’s outgoing mail violates his rights

How social media may be contributing to gang interest among AZ teens

May 5, 2017 Newscast

Giffords joins Democrats accusing Trump, GOP of pandering to NRA

Gun sales in state start to climb back up after January’s Trump slump

Arizona law enforcement agencies stress need to hire officers, announce job fair

Family members hail opening of office for victims of immigrant crime

Sessions: Sanctuary cities ‘dangerously undermine’ fight against gangs

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Supreme Court voids $2.7 million award against Goodyear in Arizona case

Highway fatalities in state, nation continued three-year climb in 2016

Suspected shooter in 2010 Border Patrol slaying arrested in Mexico

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Arizona senators go ‘nuclear’ with GOP, pave way for Gorsuch vote

GOP urges vote on Gorsuch nomination that Democrats vow to block

Court: State doesn’t have to pay part of inmate’s suit – against state

Supreme Court justices have sharp questions in Arizona divorce case

Tucson Elections

Tucson voting system will stand, after Supreme Court rejects appeal

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Supreme Court to hear dispute on pension payments in Arizona divorce

Judges say plan to split 9th Circuit could backfire, spark court delays

Gabrielle Giffords creates AZ gun-safety coalition

Family fights efforts to weaken Shannon’s Law

March 10, 2017 Newscast

‘Love glasses’ help Muslim woman start tolerance revolution

Maricopa inmate had right to confidential mail with lawyer, court says

Arizona Jewish community centers targeted in bomb threats

Bill would create memorial for 2011 Tucson shooting

Court: Maricopa County worker’s talk with reporter was not protected speech

$2.1 million grant allows Tempe company’s virtual simulator to help train police statewide

Arizona officials react to new DHS order expanding immigration enforcement

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Supreme Court asked if Mexican family can sue in cross-border shooting

Agencies seek help fighting ‘sophisticated’ criminal threat at border

Vandalism knocks Phoenix television stations off the air

Guns seized by TSA officers continue to rise at Sky Harbor, nationwide

Phoenix parents fight for passage of ‘Joe’s Law’ to test drivers for drugs, alcohol

Appeals court upholds conviction for border drug smugglers’ lookout

Election officials: If there was vote fraud, it wasn’t in Arizona

Scottsdale community forum seeks to build bridges with police

ASU study: Body cameras improve relationship between Tempe police officers and public

Phoenix marchers join millions across the world to support Women’s March on Washington

Trump protesters clash with police, inauguration events unaffected

Photos from Inauguration Day protests in D.C.

Scenes from the anti-Trump protest outside the Arizona State Capitol

Opponents protest Donald Trump inauguration at AZ Capitol

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Arpaio in Washington to enjoy Trump inauguration he said he called

Court: Ministers cannot avoid income taxes with vow of poverty

Medical boards looking at Ducey’s recommendation of opioid education

Former DREAMer, Phoenix resident raises concerns at Sessions hearing

Backpage.com executives plead Fifth in hearing on sex trafficking

Court says Prescott violated contract to treat metals plant wastewater

Scottsdale-based fantasy sports company thrives despite legal challenges

Fantasy leagues can be gateway to gambling addiction

Pharmaceuticals end up in water supply, AZ experts suggest better tracking

AZ health official: $3.6 million federal grant jump starts opioid awareness efforts in six counties

Despite loss in Arizona, recreational pot backers upbeat about future

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Trump may match Obama on deportations, but would radically shift focus

Former NFL players seek game-changer to painkillers

Pardon me? Obama’s record 1,023 commutations bypass Arizona so far

December 9, 2016: Legal Special

Phoenix protesters voice concerns about civil rights, economy

Hollow Holiday

Judge blocks overtime rule change that could benefit 90,000 in Arizona

Corporal Punishment

Arizona officials unlikely to push statewide corporal punishment ban

AZ protesters connect with national opposition to Dakota Access Pipeline

Minority, civil rights groups will work with Trump, will fight if need be

State officials extend condolences over Tucson native killed in Jordan

Supreme Court lets ballot-collection law stand to cap week of legal fights

Voting Rights

Court rejects second Democratic challenge to Arizona voting laws

With just days to election, court will rehear ballot-collection ruling

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Supreme Court orders new sentencing hearings for five teen killers

Court won’t block ballot-collection law opponents say hurts minorities

Democrats sue Trump, GOP, to stop what they call voter intimidation

Rape Kits

Advocates worry rape kit backlog will discourage victims, enable offenders

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio charged with criminal contempt

AZ officials build mock teen bedroom to expose hidden signs of drug addiction

AZ Gov. Ducey limits initial opioid prescription to 7 days

Giffords Guns

Giffords, Kelly bring ‘Vocal Majority’ gun-control tour to Washington