Arizona

Legal Ethics

Lawyer admonished for email exchange with ‘Deliverance’ taunt seeks to set aside the judgment

Civil Rights

Trial looms for Sheriff Joe Arpaio in DOJ suit alleging retaliation against judges and others

Criminal Justice

Woman who left kids in hot car during job interview is sentenced after trust fund agreement fails

Evidence

Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s lawyers protest federal judge’s questions during contempt hearing

Constitutional Law

Contempt hearing bombshell: Sheriff Joe Arpaio admits he had federal judge’s wife investigated

Constitutional Law

Nation’s top court OKs state ban on pedicures by foot-nibbling fish

Trials & Litigation

Jodi Arias gets life without parole in brutal slaying of ex-boyfriend

Health Law

Doctors question required advice to women in new Arizona abortion law

Evidence

Botched child-murder case gets tossed; mother jailed for 2 decades speaks out

Trials & Litigation

Mistrial saves Jodi Arias from death penalty; will she get life with or without parole?

Disability Law

Woman sues P.F. Chang’s, says restaurant’s higher prices for gluten-free food violate ADA

Trials & Litigation

Sheriff Arpaio seeks closed-door meeting to avoid contempt hearing in racial-profiling case

First Amendment

Secret witness in Jodi Arias trial was Jodi Arias; appeals court orders release of testimony

Legislation & Lobbying

Big Apple may join Chicago in banning bicyclists from texting

Constitutional Law

Appeals court stays secret witness testimony at Jodi Arias capital murder case resentencing

Constitutional Law

Judge OKs secret witness testimony in closed courtroom during Jodi Arias murder resentencing

Constitutional Law

Federal judges OK same-sex marriage in Arizona and Wyoming; SCOTUS declines Alaska stay

Criminal Justice

Apparent wrong-number texts, phone messages from Wal-Mart spark man’s confession to long-ago slaying

Criminal Justice

Guilty of grisly murder, Jodi Arias auctions ‘one-of-a-kind’ item—spectacles she wore at trial

Criminal Justice

Serial airline stowaway attempter is now in Arizona, where she has been arrested again