When it comes to state Attorney General Tom Horne's campaign-finance scandal, Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is taking enforcement action.
Meanwhile, Montgomery's got his 2012 campaign to run.
And one of his campaign consultants is Chris Baker, a key figure in another major campaign-fina ... More >>
Mark Goldman, the wealthy lawyer buddy of Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and disgraced former County Attorney Andrew Thomas, is seeking votes in a State Bar of Arizona election.He's one of eight candidates vying for the Maricopa County District position on the State Bar's Board of Governors, whi ... More >>
The bill to defend a gang of rogue prosecutors in Maricopa County: $1.5 million.At least former County Attorney Andrew Thomas and his bad-girl deputies, Lisa Aubuchon and Rachel Alexander, now all disbarred or suspended, won't be getting any more of their lawyers' bills paid for by county taxpayers. ... More >>
Andrew Thomas, former county attorney, must be disbarred to restore public trust, says the Arizona State Bar's independent counsel.
Former Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas and his former underling Lisa Aubuchon must be disbarred in order to restore public trust in the legal system, the ... More >>
Ray SternMaricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery is skeptical of the DOJ's report on racial profiling in the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office.Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery expressed skepticism today about the claims of racial profiling by the Sheriff's Office, and demanded the ... More >>
Lisa Aubuchon, former deputy county attorney, testifies yesterday in the State Bar disciplinary proceedings. She stands to lose her law license after allegedly fudging the attempted prosecutions of county officials.Lisa Aubuchon lives in an alternative universe.True, we may have watched too many ... More >>
Mark Goldman, seen here in a screen shot from today's hearing in former Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas' disciplinary proceeding, appears to have gotten his memory back.Valley attorney Mark Goldman must have taken a memory pill since we last talked to him.
In today's testimony ... More >>
Image: Ray SternAndrew Thomas wasn't at today's State Bar disciplinary hearing -- which was probably a good thing for his ego.
Did a cabal of county supervisors, judges, lawyers and others work together
to block legit police investigations into allegations of public
corruption?Or did a poli ... More >>
Sheriff Joe Arpaio talked to an investigator for five-and-a-half hours in January. Yet no record of that interview will be released to the public, says the Pinal County Sheriff's Office.
The $102,000 bill for the job of rooting out high-level corruption at the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office ... More >>
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Senator Scott Bundgaard shortly after going a few rounds with his former flame, Aubry Ballard.State Senator -- and former Senate majority leader -- Scott Bundgaard has been charged with a pair of misdemeanors for his February freeway scuffle with his ex-gal-pal "I ... More >>
Image: www.youtube.comBill Montgomery still stands with the powerful politician who endorsed him, Sheriff Joe Arpaio, despite an unfolding scandal.
Ssshhh... Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery seem to be on a secret mission.
He's scheduled to appear at a fundraiser tomorrow for himself ... More >>
Scott Bundgaard's now dancing with Mark Goldman, a former deputy county attorney who may have helped Lisa Aubuchon and Andrew Thomas retaliate against Maricopa County Supervisor Don Stapley.
Local lawyer Mark Goldman's alleged actions in the investigation of Maricopa County Supervisor Don Sta ... More >>
Mark Goldman, of the law firm Wilenchik & Bartness, "likely" inititated a retaliatory criminal investigation against County Supervisor Don Stapley, if Lisa Aubuchon didn't, says an investigative report
Andrew Thomas, Lisa Aubuchon and Rachel Alexander, all late of the Maricopa County Attorne ... More >>
The law firm representing Lisa Aubuchon in the probe of actions by her and her former boss, Andrew Thomas, billed the county $177,876 in four months, the Arizona Republic reports this morning.
After reporters Michael Kiefer (formerly of New Times fame) and Yvonne Wingett publ ... More >>
In this week's print edition, New Times examines Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas' habit of hiring pricey outside lawyers -- and then letting them run up huge bills for less than stellar work.We couldn't help but notice that some of the same firms billing the county for the biggest sums ... More >>