Jim Keppel's Abrupt Departure From AG's Office Sends Shockwaves Through Local Legal Community
Keppel isn't giving the specifics of his departure, but the rumors have been flying around town like fungoes at Salt River Flats.
Among many, many other high-profile cases, he was lead prosecutor in the infamous early 1990s AzScam corruption case which ensnared several state legislators and other powerful figures. Keppel's work in securing numerous convictions in that sprawling case was the stuff of legend.
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