They don't call her "GED Jan" for nothin.'
Following U.S. District Court Judge David Campbell's ruling this week in Arizona Dream Act Coalition v. Jan Brewer, Brewer was quick to gloat and mischaracterize Campbell's decision, painting it as a vindication of her prejudiced policy.
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After years of ongoing opposition to the Tohono O'odham Nation's plan to build a resort-style casino, the new Glendale City Manager suggests the city drop legal opposition and develop a "more positive" relationship with the tribe.
Acting City Manager Dick Bowers authored a memo on April 26 to the ... More >>
U.S. District Court Judge David Campbell ruled today that the Tohono O'odham Nation's plan to build a West Valley casino is in compliance with the state's gaming compacts.
It's yet another legal victory to the tribe being that has been heavily opposed by Arizona Governor Jan Brewer, state and feder ... More >>
Arizona Congressman Trent Franks is expected to introduce another bill aimed at blocking the Tohono O'odham Nation from building a West Valley casino.
Congressional insiders say it may happen this week.
See also: Tohono O'odham Nation Continues Defending Plans for West Valley Casino
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Few public acts by Governor Jan Brewer have been so odious, so hateful and so obviously unfair as her executive order denying driver's licenses to those young men and women, brought here as children, who benefit from President Obama's Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
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A U.S. District Court judge has scheduled a hearing on April 9 in an ongoing legal battle to block the Tohono O'odham Nation from building a casino in the West Valley.
Despite several back-to-back legal victories for the Nation, its opponents are not backing down.
"Throughout this process, the Nat ... More >>
Israeli citizen and former high-living real estate investor Eitan Maximov was found guilty in a jury trial yesterday for his role in a "cash-back" mortgage-fraud scheme.He stands to get between 14 and 17.5 years in prison at his sentencing hearing, scheduled for February 27 before U.S. District Judg ... More >>
An artist's rendering of the Tohono O'odham Nation's West Valley Resort.
The Tohono O'odham Nation was victorious again after a U.S. District Court judge declared unconstitutional a law allowing Glendale to annex the nation's property.
It's the latest in a series of decisions th ... More >>
Julio and Julian Mora, who today won big against Sheriff Joe As Sheriff Joe Arpaio plots to humiliate Arizona by deploying a chain gang of illegal immigrants to clean up around Chase Field, where the Major League Baseball All-Star Game is scheduled to take place July 12, there's ample evidence Arpai ... More >>
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio can be deposed in a lawsuit against him by Chandler police officer Thomas Lovejoy, an ex-K9 cop who let his dog die in a hot car.
U.S. District Judge Neil Wake ruled this week in a dispute over the demand by ... More >>
fromtheleft.wordpress.comApparently it takes a federal judge to tell the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office that being Hispanic isn't actually illegal.
More than two years after a Hispanic father-son combo was arrested by MCSO deputies near the site of one of their infamous worksite raids, a feder ... More >>
Artists rendering of the proposed West Valley ResortUnited States District Judge David Campbell ruled today that the Tohono O'odham Nation's 54-acre property in the West Valley must be taken into trust.And that means that the Nation is one step close to building the West Valley Resort, a casino t ... More >>
www.solarnavigator.comAs it turns out, Green Party candidates who the New York Times claim are "homeless" -- and who were dubbed by Arizona's Green Party as "sham" candidates -- have rights, too, and will remain on the November ballot as the party's nominees for several offices despite complaints ... More >>
Must reading for MCSO detention officers?
Federal District Judge David Campbell today denied a motion to dismiss the indictments against white supremacist twin brothers Dennis and Daniel Mahon, who are charged in connection with the 2004 package bombing of Scottsdale's Offi ... More >>
Don Logan, the former Scottsdale Diversity Director who confronted white supremacist Daniel Mahon in court today
Shackled and dressed in stripes, Daniel Mahon avoided Don Logan's eyes in federal court today as the man Mahon's accused of targeting with a mail bomb spoke to the court, looking ... More >>
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Jarrett Maupin II pleaded guilty today to a felony count of making a false statement to a federal law enforcement agent. Prosecutors are recommending probation for the former candidate for Phoenix mayor; his sentencing is scheduled for late July. U.S. District Court Judge Da ... More >>