Roger Garfield, the former antiques dealer who shot and killed an unarmed homeless man in 2006, has been released from prison and granted a new trial based on a change in self-defense laws.
As we explained in our March 11, 2010 article, Shoot to Kill, the prosecution of Garfield for the 2006 shooti ... More >>
Birther Queen and Gun Nut Judy BurgesLet's say you've just gunned down your best friend in a fit of rage over a gambling debt. Remorseful, you dial up 911 and tell the operator that your pal's dead and it's all your fault.Normally, such a confession, recorded on a 911 call, would pretty much guarant ... More >>
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Stefan Selvy can open his eyes now -- he's not going to be charged with 2nd-degree murder for shooting the man who tried to rob him.Gilbert resident Stefan Selvy was justified in shooting a man who had tried to rob him of some beer, police said on Thursday.
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A judge sentenced the former owner of a central Phoenix antique store to seven years in prison today for the 2006 fatal shooting of an unarmed homeless man.
Roger Garfield, who was profiled in New Times' March 11 edition, had been hassled for weeks at his store at 7th A ... More >>
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Glendale resident Dave Gushert says public safety would be at risk if lawmakers pass a bill that lets most Arizonans pack heat without a permit.
The bill, which passed on a 20-10 vote in the Arizona Senate and is headed for likely a ... More >>