A series of depositions is set to begin Thursday in preparation for upcoming contempt-of-court hearings against Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio for his acknowledged violations of court orders in a racial profiling case.
The way groundwater is regulated in parts of rural Arizona could soon change. As the water table around Willcox continues to drop, the people there who depend on that resource are looking to the Legislature for help.
The Bisbee City Council passed a resolution Tuesday urging the Cochise County Attorney to de-prioritize prosecuting those who aid terminally ill patients in ending their lives. Bisbee is the first city in Arizona to take this step.