YUMA, Ariz. — A Yuma woman convicted of hiring a hitman to kill her husband in 1997 has been denied an appeal of her life sentence.
For those interested in why the Arizona Court of Appeals kicked the city pension initiative off this year’s ballot, the court recently published its 33-page opinion.
A decade-long legal fight over leaky water pipes critics complain are destroying historic adobe structures in the neighborhood just south of the Tucson Convention Center is going to cost the city almost $2.95 million.
The city’s current pension system will remain in place for now.
Tucson voters won't be deciding the fate of the city's pension system after all.
PHOENIX — The right of state lawmakers to allow homeowners to post “for sale’’ signs trumps any deed restrictions that ban them, the Arizona Court of Appeals has ruled.
PHOENIX — Police officers injured while doing more than they are required have no legal right to sue those who caused the problem in the first place, the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday, a ruling an attorney says could have public-safety implications.
PHOENIX - The Arizona Court of Appeals has rejected a constitutional challenge to the legality of procedures used by the Land Department to determine who gets to lease state land for grazing.
PHOENIX - A cellphone company has failed in its bid to escape a special state tax that pays for 911 services.
PHOENIX - Companies that hope to enforce their out-of-state judgments against Arizona firms have to follow the procedures to the letter of the law, the Arizona Court of Appeals has ruled.
PHOENIX - Companies that want to sue former workers who have stolen what they say are trade secrets need to prove that what was taken is truly a secret, the Arizona Court of Appeals has ruled.
PHOENIX - State judges won't intercede in chiropractors' fight with insurance companies.
PHOENIX - Attorney General Tom Horne did nothing wrong in transferring $50 million from a nationwide mortgage settlement to the state general fund to balance the budget, the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday.
A Tucson woman could be placed on probation or receive up to seven years in prison after admitting she left the scene after causing a crash that resulted in serious injury, tampered with evidence and caused criminal damage.
PHOENIX - It was illegal for Gov. Jan Brewer and the Legislature to refuse to increase state aid to schools to fully account for inflation, the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers and Gov. Jan Brewer were legally wrong in refusing to fully increase state aid to schools to account for inflation, the Arizona Court of Appeals ruled today.
A 23-year-old former University of Arizona student serving a natural life sentence will soon be able to argue for a chance at parole thanks to an Arizona Court of Appeals decision.
PHOENIX - Injured workers cannot be denied benefits just because they take a tape recorder to a medical exam, the state Court of Appeals has ruled.
Last year, a Pima County jury convicted three Tucson men after prosecutors convinced jurors they were a home invasion crew. Now, it looks like the trio may be getting a new trial.
PHOENIX - The state Court of Appeals has rejected a major retailer's bid to get a tax refund for bad debts - debts that really did not reduce its income.