An appeals court is scheduled to hear arguments on March 11 over a judge's order that Maricopa County pay $975,000 to settle Supervisor Mary Rose Wilcox's lawsuit over a failed corruption case brought against her.
The Arizona Super Bowl Host Committee has joined the calls for Gov. Jan Brewer to veto SB 1062. The bill would allow businesses to deny service to gays and others based on religious beliefs. Smaller organizations with upcoming events in Arizona are also taking notice.
PHOENIX (AP) — An attorney for a former Fiesta Bowl chief executive who admitted to participating in an illegal campaign contribution scheme said the former executive's friends and associates have asked the judge who will sentence him next month for leniency.
PHOENIX (AP) — A lawyer for an Arizona restaurant owner said the sheriff's office for metro Phoenix targeted his client on identity theft allegations to discourage him from cooperating with federal officials who are pressing a civil rights lawsuit against the sheriff.