David Hendershott, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio's former trusted chief deputy, and Lisa Aubuchon, the stooge of disbarred former County Attorney Andy Thomas, probably will pay a steep price for doing the bidding of their bosses.
A judge has ordered Hendershott, Aubuchon, her husband, their la ... More >>
www.kpho.comSheriff Arpaio's spokeswoman Lisa Allen was among those who testified last week before a grand jury looking into potential abuses by her boss
Will the Maricopa County Board of Supervisors "contempt hearing" planned for May 24 really be the first step in the jailing of Sheriff Joe ... More >>
Joe Arpaio has spared no expense in his quest to read e-mails penned by county judges.
We knew Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio was desperate to read e-mails penned by judges and court staffers.
But even we had no idea he was this desperate.
According to documents obtained by New Ti ... More >>
Andrew Thomas' latest RICO filing is full of lame conspiracy theories. What else is new?We thought that this time, maybe things would be different.Ha!Last month, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and County Attorney Andrew Thomas filed a lawsuit against county officials and a few prominent ... More >>
Barbara Mundell will step down as presiding judge of the Maricopa County Superior Court this summer, but it has nothing to do with being deemed a criminal conspirator by our local sheriff and county attorney.
Mundell took the five-year post on July 1, 2005, so her ... More >>
To Andrew Thomas and Joe Arpaio, local lawyer Edward Novak is a scoundrel -- one of several conspirators in a federal racketeering lawsuit the county lawmen filed on December 1.
To the state Supreme Court, Ed Novak is a respected master of his profession who should spend ... More >>
The private attorney who represents the state Attorney General's office against claims of bribery by the Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio is also named in the flimsy -- but serious -- federal racketeering lawsuit launched by the sheriff and county attorney.
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The federal racketeering lawsuit filed last week by Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas and Sheriff Joe Arpaio has "fatal defects" and should be dismissed, argue high-profile lawyers named in the suit.
The evidence-light racketeering lawsuit claims the Board of Supervisors, top judge ... More >>
Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas this afternoon struggled to explain his decision to charge the county's presiding criminal court judge, Gary Donahoe, with three felony counts -- including bribery, obstructing a criminal investigation, and hindering prosecution.But Thomas couldn't offer ... More >>
Max Wilson, Chairman of the Maricopa County Board of SupervisorsIt seems like the very definition of paranoia: Spending thousands of dollars sweeping for hidden electronic devices -- and finding none.But that's what Maricopa County Supervisors are doing -- with your money.The county has n ... More >>
County Manager David Smith didn't call David Hendershott (far left) fat. But we will.Maricopa County Manager David Smith lit into Sheriff Joe Arpaio's top aide at a meeting last Friday, comparing him to Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and calling him "just plain childish."
Amazingly, Chief Deputy D ... More >>
Don Stapley wasn't there, but his case triggered a heated argument in court this morning.Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Larry Grant upbraided the Maricopa County Attorney's Office this morning for allowing the Sheriff's Office to give a sealed deposition to a newspaper repor ... More >>