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Judge to rule on Ariz. parents' use of marijuana extracts for ill son

PHOENIX — The parents of a brain-damaged Mesa boy have a right to ask court permission to be able to buy and administer marijuana extracts for their child, a Maricopa County Superior Court judge ruled late Friday.

February 15, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

Filing asks U.S. Supreme Court to block Arizona abortion law

PHOENIX — Arizona is taking center stage in the fight over how far state lawmakers can go to curb abortion rights.

December 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Judge rules counties can't change zoning laws to prohibit pot dispensaries

PHOENIX — Counties cannot do an end-run around the Medical Marijuana Act by changing their zoning laws to make it impossible to open a dispensary, a judge ruled Monday.

October 15, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Expanded marijuana legalization effort coming

PHOENIX — A group that pushed for Arizona’s 2010 medical-marijuana law is gearing up for a 2016 ballot measure to allow any adult to use the drug for recreational purposes.

September 11, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Appeals court: Arizona abortion restriction unconstitutional

PHOENIX — Calling a woman's rights “unalterably clear” a federal appeals court today struck down Arizona's nearly year-old ban on abortions at 20 weeks and beyond.

May 21, 2013 10:27 amLoading…

Teeth sought for campaign-finance law

PHOENIX - Saying the law needs some teeth, a Senate panel voted 6-1 Tuesday to make the kind of campaign finance violation Attorney General Tom Horne is accused of a crime, punishable by time in state prison.

February 13, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Maricopa County seeks swift ruling on marijuana law

PHOENIX - Hoping for a speedy conclusion, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery on Friday asked the Arizona Supreme Court to immediately hear his challenge to the state medical marijuana law.

January 26, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Judge refuses to delay pot-dispensary papers

Judge refuses to delay pot-dispensary papers

Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery's arguments to delay paperwork on a pot dispensary were rejected during a court hearing.

December 14, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Judge refuses to delay pot-dispensary papers

Judge refuses to delay pot-dispensary papers

PHOENIX - A judge on Thursday rebuffed efforts by Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery to further delay the paperwork necessary for opening a marijuana dispensary.

December 14, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Court halts probe of redistricting commission

PHOENIX - The state Court of Appeals blocked prosecutors Tuesday from further inquiries into whether the Independent Redistricting Commission broke the law in how it hired a consultant.

December 12, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Medical-marijuana law is legal, Arizona judge rules

PHOENIX - Arizona's 2-year-old medical marijuana law is legal and is not preempted by federal law, a trial judge ruled Tuesday.

December 05, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Sentencing stiffened for Arizona murderers

People who commit premeditated, first-degree murder will no longer be eligible for parole under a law that took effect Aug. 2. They can only be sentenced to death or natural life. Judges no longer have the option of imposing a 25-year-to-life sentence.

October 17, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

State asks 9th Circuit to uphold abortion curb as constitutional

PHOENIX - A federal court should uphold Arizona's ban on abortions beyond 20 weeks of pregnancy because there is no constitutional right to abortions on demand, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is arguing.

October 05, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Probe: Horne coordinated campaign plan illegally

Probe: Horne coordinated campaign plan illegally

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October 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Probe: Horne coordinated campaign plan illegally

Probe: Horne coordinated campaign plan illegally

Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery explains the civil charges being brought against Attorney General Tom Horne and Kathleen Winn in Phoenix.

October 02, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Probe: Horne coordinated campaign plan illegally

Probe: Horne coordinated campaign plan illegally

PHOENIX - Attorney General Tom Horne and the head of a supposedly independent committee, whom he subsequently put on the state payroll, violated election finance law in Horne's successful 2010 bid for state attorney general, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery charged Monday.

October 02, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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ACLU asks judge to tell Horne he can't block pot dispensaries

PHOENIX - The American Civil Liberties Union is asking a judge to rebuff efforts by Attorney General Tom Horne to block state licensing of medical marijuana dispensaries.

September 28, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

Mother of missing Glendale girl charged with murder

PHOENIX — The mother of an Arizona girl missing for nearly a year was re-arrested in the case Thursday on suspicion of first-degree murder and child abuse.

September 06, 2012 6:09 pm

Horne seeks halt to licensing of pot dispensaries

PHOENIX - The state's top prosecutor asked a judge Thursday to void a key provision in Arizona's 2-year-old medical marijuana law.

August 24, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Horne goes to court to stop Arizona’s marijuana dispensaries

Horne goes to court to stop Arizona’s marijuana dispensaries

PHOENIX — The state’s top prosecutor asked a judge this morning to void a key provision in the state’s two-year-old medical marijuana law.

August 23, 2012 11:25 amLoading…

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