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Tucson City Hall.

Republican Candidates Ask Judge to Overturn Election

Tucson Wards 2 and 4 candidates challenge city on its use of 'hybrid' elections this fall.

Republican Tucson City Council candidates Margaret Burkholder, center, and Kelly Lawton, right.

Two Republicans Want Tucson Council Election Overturned

Lawton, Burkholder sue, claiming they won in their wards and should take seats.

US Court: Tucson Elections Wrongly Favor Democrats

Balloting system violates one-man, one-vote, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals rules.

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio.

Arpaio Contempt Hearing Over Latino Profiling Resumes

Sheriff, several of his top officers face federal sanctions, possibility of criminal charges.

Russell Pearce, former State Senator and author of SB 1070 defines his stance on the controversial bill.

Activist Wrongly Barred from State Senate, Court Rules

Russell Pearce, then Senate president, had immigrant rights advocate kept out after protest.

Arizona legislative districts, as drawn by the Independent Redistricting Commission in 2011.

Next Court Redistricting Challenge: Legislative Lines

Supreme Court to hear claim that independent commission drew boundaries favoring Democrats.

Arizonans' Division Over Same-Sex Marriage Continues

US Supreme Court ruling makes no changes in state's cultural, political differences.

Sex Trafficking Bill Get Unanimous Support in House

Bill will allow judges to vacate criminal records of victims of sex trafficking.

AZ WEEK: American Journalists Abroad Face Increasing Peril

Parents of slain freelancer James Foley, former hostage Terry Anderson discuss dangers.

Sex Trafficking Bill Clears State House Committee

Bipartisan vote moves legislation aimed at helping victims clear their criminal records.

Foster Children's Well Being Neglected, Lawsuit Says

Class action federal claim says Arizona violates youngsters' civil rights, despite 2014 state reforms.

Russell Pearce, former State Senator and author of SB 1070 defines his stance on the controversial bill.

Challengers to SB 1070 Seek Penalty for Law's Author

Former state Senate President Pearce won't comply with subpoena for records; he says he has.

TUSD Ethnic Studies Case Before US Court of Appeals

Teachers, students seek to overturn state law that banned Mexcican American Studies in Tucson.

Arizona Seeks Past Drug Combo for Executions

Change comes after drugs used in July execution took two hours to kill man who murdered two Tucsonans.

SB1017 protests

Tucson Police Reduce SB 1070 Enforcement

Chief says department already gets little response from Border Patrol; will be guided by Obama's immigration action.

Tucson Police Chief Robert VillaseƱor discusses the latest crime rates and the possible effects of the proposed half-cent sales tax increase for the Tucson Police Department.

Tucson Police Chief Will Join Presidential Task Force

VillaseƱor will help make recommendations for improve police-public relations after Ferguson, MO, shooting.

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