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Judge blocks enforcement of voter law sponsored by …

PHOENIX — A federal judge has blocked the state from enforcing a new law he said could inadvertently make felons out of volunteers who register people to vote.

Universal school vouchers near becoming Arizona law

PHOENIX - Universal vouchers of public funds for 1.1 million public school students to attend private and parochial schools are on their way to becoming legal in Arizona. Backers of a petition …

Planned Parenthood asks judge to delay abortion ruling

PHOENIX — Planned Parenthood Arizona is asking a Pima County judge to delay implementing her ruling that most abortions in Arizona are illegal.

Judge's ruling makes almost all abortions in Arizona …

PHOENIX - Virtually all abortions in Arizona are now illegal. Pima County Superior Court Judge Kellie Johnson late Friday rejected arguments by Planned Parenthood of Arizona that a law which has …

Officials: Keep stretch of I-11 moving forward

PHOENIX — Federal and state officials are asking a judge to toss a lawsuit seeking to stop development of the proposed 280-mile Interstate 11 project from Nogales to Wickenburg.

Hobbs: New laws could affect voting rights

PHOENIX — The state’s chief election officer is telling a federal judge there is merit to claims that two new laws could interfere with the rights of some people to register and vote.

Arizona AG opens new battle against Biden in border …

PHOENIX — Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich is trying a new legal theory to combat Biden administration border policies: a claim the president wants to encourage illegal migration to grow …

Democrats investigating Arizona House member regarding …

PHOENIX — Top House Democrats want an investigation into allegations that a male lawmaker made disparaging comments about a female colleague. House Minority Leader Reginald Bolding said …

Commission: Hobbs must debate Lake

Members of the Citizens Clean Elections Commission rejected a demand by Katie Hobbs, right, to scrap the traditional gubernatorial debate. The panel voted 3-1 Thursday to spurn a request by the …

Health director: Arizona kids vax policy not working

PHOENIX — An increasing number of vaccine deniers, coupled with one of the easiest opt-out provisions in the nation, has left Arizona with close to one out of every 10 kindergartners …

East Valley lawmaker ‘perplexed’ Arizona AG will …

PHOENIX - Attorney General Mark Brnovich won't defend a new law that makes it a crime to videotape police activity within 8 feet. In fact, he won't even oppose a bid by media outlets and the …

Lawyer asks federal judge to block law crafted by …

PHOENIX - Groups involved with signing up people to vote are asking a federal judge to block a new law that could leave some who move with no registration at all. And it could make felons out of …

Arizona taxpayers’ expense for school vouchers may …

PHOENIX — Nearly 6,500 Arizona children have applied for the new universal vouchers to attend private and parochial schools at taxpayer expense. And it appears the vast majority are …

Judges extend 'legislative privilege' over public …

PHOENIX - State lawmakers are entitled to shield records from public disclosure if they deal in any way with legislative business, the Arizona Supreme Court ruled Wednesday. In a unanimous …

GOP chair: subpoenas puts personal, party privacy at …

PHOENIX — Kelli Ward is telling a federal judge if she lets the Jan. 6 Committee access her phone records, it will endanger not only her rights but those of the entire Arizona Republican …

Judge orders Glendale Senate candidate, 2 GOP …

PHOENIX - Three Republican lawmakers must pay the legal fees of a Democratic foe after filing what a judge called a meritless lawsuit against her. Yuma County Superior Court Judge Levi Gunderson …

Arizona Supreme Court blocks ballot proposal to change …

PHOENIX - Arizonans won't get a chance to make a series of changes in state election laws. In a brief order late Friday, the state Supreme Court affirmed a trial judge's conclusion that there were …

Final election law ballot measure faces 1 more hurdle

PHOENIX - Arizonans will get to decide in November if they want to curb "dark money" in politics and provide more debt protections. And it also looks like they'll get the last word on a laundry …

Jail term nears for Arizona ‘ballot harvester' as …

PHOENIX - The first Arizonan ever charged with violating the state's "ballot harvesting'' law could end up behind bars because of a conspiracy movie and a bid by Attorney General Mark Brnovich to …

Kavanagh defends police videotaping law as news groups …

PHOENIX - A new Arizona law making it a crime to videotape police activity is unconstitutional and should be blocked from taking effect, a coalition of news organizations is arguing. The lawsuit …

Suit challenges upcoming law as 'illegal voter purge'

A new lawsuit is challenging a law set to take effect next month that would require county recorders to cancel the voter registration of anyone they have a "reason to believe'' is not a U.S. …

Maricopa County wants judge to fine Lake, Finchem over …

Maricopa County supervisors are turning the legal tables on the state's two top Republican election deniers, asking a judge to impose financial sanctions on them and their lawyers. Emily Crager, …

U.S. House lawyer wants Kelli Ward's phone records …

PHOENIX - State GOP chair Kelli Ward has no legal right to block a U.S. House committee from getting her phone records about her activities leading up to the Jan. 6 insurrection, an attorney for the …

History says GOP governors will spend to attack Hobbs, …

PHOENIX - The Republican Governors Association is going to put at least $11 million into commercials to ensure that Doug Ducey's successor is of the same political party. But don't look for that …

After primary win, Lake shifts focus to November …

PHOENIX — Kari Lake proved this week that she has the backing of a majority of Arizona Republicans — at least those who voted in the primary.
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