Elsa Lynch, a longtime judge and court administrator in Paradise Valley who abruptly retired last summer, has received a sentence of one year's probation for theft of government benefits.
As we reported in January, Lynch was indicted by a federal grand jury a few weeks after "reti ... More >>
We had no idea that Paradise Valley's veteran judge, Elsa Lynch, was in a peck of legal trouble when she told us in July about her upcoming retirement.
Forgive us for momentarily losing our suspicious mind.
A few weeks after our chat, it turns out, Lynch was indicted by a federal grand jur ... More >>
Elsa Lynch, Paradise Valley's longtime judge and court manager, will retire July 15.Her position is so unusual, the town might need two people to replace her. She's the only court administrator we've ever heard of who is also a municipal judge. The town's Web site says she's a "Arizona Supreme Court ... More >>
Elsa Lynch, a judge and court manager in Paradise Valley, tells us that only 40 people who received bad red-light camera tickets took defensive driving class. None had yet taken the state-mandated Traffic Survival School class for red-light runners, and no hearings had been yet held for people with ... More >>