Chrisman:Scouring the want ads tonight?Phoenix Police Officer Richard Chrisman, who faces a second-degree murder charge in the October 5 shooting death of South Phoenix resident Daniel Rodriguez, was terminated today by the City of Phoenix. Phoenix Police Department spokesman Sergeant Tommy Thompson ... More >>
Officer Richard ChrismanIt looks like the Phoenix police officer accused of murdering an unarmed domestic violence suspect -- and his dog -- as well as planting a crack pipe on a mentally ill homeless woman, will not be getting the boot from the department. A judge granted an injunction today tha ... More >>
Maricopa County Manager David Smith wants to know whether certain employees at the County Attorney's Office are writing anonymous blog posts and comments.
Smith sent a letter today to County Attorney Andrew Thomas and several of his employees, demanding the information on bl ... More >>
Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas is making what may be his final stand against his enemies in county management with an appeal to the Arizona Supreme Court.
In a 37-page brief filed today, Thomas tells the Court he wants it to strike down as illegal the County Supervisors' takeov ... More >>
Just looked at the minute entry for a major ruling in one of the bigger lawsuits between Maricopa County leadership and the county attorney -- and boy-howdy, what an ass-whuppin' on Andrew Thomas.
The suit was filed by Thomas after the Board of Supervisors took away his ... More >>
A conflict of interest between Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas and the county Board of Supervisors over the investigation of a planned court tower creates the "appearance of evil," a judge has ruled.
Judge Gary Donahoe
In the midst of a feud with the County Superv ... More >>
Just got word that the cease-and-desist motion filed by Maricopa County Andrew Thomas to stop the county from taking over civil litigation matters has failed. Superior Court Judge Donald Daughton rejected the motion.
As we were the first to report on Monday, the county Board of Supervisors v ... More >>
The lawsuit filed against the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors by County Attorney Andrew Thomas can proceed, a judge has ruled, but Thomas must disclose any potential conflicts of interest in the case.
Retired Superior Court Judge Donald Daughton also kicked Sheriff Joe Arpaio off the lawsuit, ... More >>
Hate to tease you like that, but a last-minute switcheroo in the courtroom today means that
the hearing on the case between Maricopa County Andrew Thomas and Maricopa County has been put off.
Thomas and Sheriff Joe Arpaio -- the two politicians who are suing the county -- didn't ... More >>