Jim Stapley

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    November 30, 2000

    Dunce Fever

    It's entirely possible that this great country desperately needs a dunderhead just now

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    June 1, 2000

    Stapley Manner

    County Supervisor Don Stapley made a killing on a shady development and sank the profits into a mansion. Then he told the tax assessor to value his estate at $863,000 -- while listing it for sale at $2.5 million.

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    September 24, 1998

    Billion-Dollar Bad Guys

    The county's jails are crammed full. But not with the dangerous felons backers of an initiative to raise money for new jails would have you believe.

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    August 21, 1997
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    August 7, 1997
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    October 3, 1996

    Some Hacked-Off Smokers

    The struggle to undo Mesa's antismoking law ranges from the reasonable to the hysterical