Maricopa County Newswire (Page 7)

Maricopa County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Maricopa County, AZ. (Page 7)

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  1. Top social-media reactions to judge's decision to refer Arpaio for criminal contemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Arizona Republic

    Reaction was swift Friday to news that Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Maricopa County's polarizing six-term lawman, had been referred by a federal judge to be prosecuted for criminal contempt. Top social-media reactions to judge's decision to refer Arpaio for criminal contempt Reaction was swift Friday to news that Sheriff Joe Arpaio, Maricopa County's polarizing six-term lawman, had been referred by a federal judge to be prosecuted for criminal contempt.

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  2. US Judge Seeks Criminal Contempt Charges Against Arizona SheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Voice of America

    A US federal judge recommended on Friday that prosecutors bring criminal contempt charges against Arizona lawman Joe Arpaio, finding that the controversial sheriff had violated court orders stemming from a 2007 racial profiling case. U.S. District Court Judge Murray Snow also urged criminal contempt charges against Arpaio's second-in-command, Gerard Sheridan, along with Maricopa County Sheriff's Captain Steve Bailey and an Arpaio attorney, Michele Iafrate.

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  3. Crypto outbreak sickens more than 100 in Phoenix areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Arizona Republic

    More than 100 people in the Phoenix area have been sickened in an outbreak of the diarrhea-causing parasite cryptosporidium, which has been linked to more than 20 recreational water facilities in Maricopa County. Crypto outbreak sickens more than 100 in Phoenix area More than 100 people in the Phoenix area have been sickened in an outbreak of the diarrhea-causing parasite cryptosporidium, which has been linked to more than 20 recreational water facilities in Maricopa County.

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  4. ADOT, Federal Highway Administration prevail in South Mountain Freeway lawsuitRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Valley and West Valley and a much-needed alternative to Interstate 10 through downtown Phoenix. Approved by Maricopa County voters in 1985 and again in 2004 as part of a comprehensive regional transportation plan, the South Mountain Freeway will ...

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  5. Federal judge rules Sheriff Arpaio be held in criminal contemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Washington Examiner

    A federal judge announced late Friday he will recommend Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff Joe Arpaio to the U.S. attorney general's office to be charged with criminal contempt of court. U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow ruled Arpaio had purposely violated numerous orders in his eight-year legal battle over claims of racial profiling Latino illegal immigrants.

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  6. Judge throws out challenge to legal marijuana initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Yuma Sun

    A judge has thrown out a bid to keep voters from deciding whether to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. In a ruling Friday, Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Jo Lynn Gentry said when state lawmakers altered the election code last year they eliminated -- perhaps inadvertently -- the ability of individual citizens to sue to keep initiative measures off the ballot.

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  7. Arpaio Referred for Criminal ContemptStemming from racial profiling case.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Daily Beast

    A federal judge in Arizona is referring Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio to the U.S. Attorney's office for criminal contempt charges. The case stems from racial profiling lawsuits in which Arpaio, an immigration hardliner and supporter of Donald Trump who spoke at last month's Republican convention in Cleveland, was found to have violated various court orders.

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  8. Ozone pollution advisory issued for Phoenix area on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Arizona Republic

    ... and may be harmful to persons with sensitive respiratory systems. In partnership with ADEQ, Valley Metro and Maricopa County Air Quality Department recommend the following six steps to make air healthier to breathe:

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  9. MCSO investigating 2007 homicides in AguilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | ABC15.com

    The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help solving a nearly decades-old murder investigation in Aguila. Firefighters were called to Carl and Jane Suraci's home, near 547th and Williams roads, on November 1, 2007 after receiving reports about a blaze.

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  10. County Board chairman meets with Arizona governor on potential Chase Field saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Business Journal

    Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Clint Hickman met with Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey yesterday and briefed him on the potential sale of Chase Field to a private real estate investment group.

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  11. John Bowman ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Copper Basin News

    ... arrested on outstanding felony warrants in Scottsdale, so state law requires that he be seen by a judge in Maricopa County. He will then be brought back to Pinal County to answer for his crimes." Bowman was wanted for an incident of domestic ...

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  12. a Chase Field: Could the Diamondbacks or Phoenix still buy the ballpark?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Business Journal

    Maricopa County is moving forward with a potential $60 million sale of Chase Field in downtown Phoenix to a private group out of Atlanta and New York.

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  13. Crypto outbreak in the Valley closing down poolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | ABC15.com

    The Maricopa County Department of Public Health is investigating a community-wide cryptosporidium outbreak that has affected more than 100 people. Cryptosporidium, or crypto for short, is a parasite that causes a diarrheal illness that is highly contagious and typically spread through bodies of water, including pools.

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  14. The 10 Best Concerts in Phoenix This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Phoenix New Times

    ... During a six-year stint living in Cave Creek, he was collared eight different times, frequently by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office, on such charges as drug possession, reckless driving, criminal speeding, and probation violation. To his credit, ...

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  15. Arizona marijuana legalization initiative will remain on the ballot: judgeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | Washington Times

    A marijuana legalization initiative in Arizona has withstood a legal challenge that sought to remove it from the November ballot. Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Jo Lynn Gentry on Friday dismissed a lawsuit challenging the legality of an Arizona ballot initiative that would legalize recreational marijuana use and establish a licensing and regulatory system that would allow shops to sell the drug.

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  16. Arizona Is a Prime Example of Obamacare's FailuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | The Weekly Standard

    ... summary of what's become of Obamacare in the Grand Canyon state. Only two providers have plans available in Maricopa County (home of the Phoenix metropolitan area), Cigna and Phoenix Health Plans. Cigna has proposed rate increases of nearly 20 ...

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  17. Judge rejects lawsuit: Marijuana measure will be on Arizona ballotRead the original story

    Friday Aug 19 | The Arizona Republic

    ... battle mounted by opponents to get it tossed. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/2b9rY8g A Maricopa County judge has ruled Prop. 205, which would legalize marijuana for recreational use, can appear on the November ballot. The ...

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  18. Snakebytes 8/19: No Good NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | AZ SnakePit

    ... group about Chase Field sale - A prominent attorney representing the Arizona Diamondbacks in its fight with Maricopa County over Chase Field plans on talking to a private group that has offered to buy the ballpark for $60 million. Will D-Backs ...

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  19. Effort to keep legal marijuana measure off ballot rejectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Verde Independent

    A judge has thrown out a bid to keep voters from deciding whether to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. In a ruling Friday, Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Jo Lynn Gentry said when state lawmakers altered the election code last year they eliminated -- perhaps inadvertently -- the ability of individual citizens to sue to keep initiative measures off the ballot.

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  20. Judge throws out challenge to legal marijuana initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    PHOENIX - A judge on Friday threw out a legal challenge to an initiative that will ask voters in November to legalize recreational marijuana in Arizona. The ruling by Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Jo Lynn Gentry dismissing the challenge is expected to be appealed by opponents of the measure directly to the Arizona Supreme Court.

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