There is already confusion circulating as to who can be granted relief under President Barack Obama’s Executive Action, issued last week. An undocumented immigrant in sanctuary in Tucson may not be covered under the new immigration order.
Two uranium mining lobby groups filed appeals Tuesday challenging a recent ruling upholding a ban on new mining claims near the Grand Canyon. This is the second time the ban has been challenged in the court system.
Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery has been in the news lately for being outspoken about comprehensive immigration reform in the U.S. and for his work on the case of single mother Shanesha Taylor.
An appeals court has ordered that a metro Phoenix restaurant owner accused of trafficking in stolen identities be given a hearing to determine the validity of search warrants carried out by Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's office.
State Rep. Albert Hale was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of drunken driving. Hale was booked into jail Sunday in Holbrook and released the same day after appearing in court, according to the Navajo County Sheriff's Office.