A recent Arizona Supreme Court decision overturning a 2011 law designed to keep pension costs down could cost Tucson millions of dollars.
PHOENIX — State lawmakers cannot balance the budget by limiting pension benefit increases for retired judges, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
PHOENIX — Two years ago the Republican-controlled Legislature sought to get voters to kill the Citizens Clean Elections Act, claiming it’s wrong for politicians to get public money.
The Arizona Supreme Court upheld the conviction of a former border activist sentenced to death for killing a man and his 9-year-old daughter during a 2009 home invasion in Southern Arizona.
PHOENIX — The state limit on how much candidates can collect from donors will remain in place, at least for the time being.
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.
PHOENIX — Saying their 5-year-old child's life may depend on it, a Phoenix couple has sued to demand legal access to extracts of marijuana for him.
PHOENIX — Reaffirming the right of voters to make their own laws, the Arizona Supreme Court on Thursday ruled state lawmakers acted illegally by refusing to adjust state aid to public schools for inflation.
PHOENIX — Legislators did nothing wrong in seizing $50 million from the state’s share of a nationwide mortgage fraud settlement to balance the budget, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Tuesday.
The city’s current pension system will remain in place for now.
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 - Medical marijuana patients whose drugs are taken by police are entitled to get them back, the Arizona Supreme Court has ruled.
A Tucson attorney has been put on probation for two years by the Arizona Supreme Court for violating rules of professional conduct, documents show.
PHOENIX — The Arizona Supreme Court on Friday unanimously upheld the convictions and sentences of a death row inmate from Hawaii in the killing of his mother in Arizona.
PHOENIX - The state high court is going to give Arizona lawmakers another chance to argue they don't have to obey a voter mandate to annually increase basic state aid to schools.
PHOENIX - Attorneys for the state are making a last-ditch effort to deny public schools about $82 million a year in funding.
The Arizona Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a man’s murder conviction and death sentence in the killing a Phoenix police officer in 2007.
A Tucson man charged in the 2000 killing of a 16-year-old girl who was shot to death in her front yard was convicted this morning of manslaughter.
PHOENIX - A state legislator wants to allow even more people to practice law.