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Bill Montgomery Screws Up Tom Horne Complaint, Judge Recommends Dismissal

There is one thing to keep in mind while reading about Administrative Law Judge Tammy Eigenheer's recommended dismissal of the civil case involving allegations of campaign-finance impropriety by Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne:

Horne still has his supposed mistress Carmen Chenal on the AG's payroll to the tune of $108,000.

I mention this because that tawdry piece of original sin is likely to get lost in the weeds during the discussion of Eigenheer's ruling, issued Tuesday.

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Eigenheer found that Horne should be allowed to slide because the proper process for a campaign-finance complaint was not followed by Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery and Arizona Secretary of State Ken Bennett.

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Stephen is a former staff writer and columnist at Phoenix New Times.
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