Gay, lesbian couples who get married in state can now get Social Security; 5 other states also recognized by US government.
Native fluency won't be required for presidential candidate Chris Deschene if current nation president signs bill.
Plus: Tucson, Yuma congressional race candidates leave little room for agreement.
Just hours after federal judge struck down ban, many headed to Pima County courthouse to legalize their union.
Attorney General Horne says state will not appeal federal judge's decision saying same-sex unions ban in state is unconstitutional.
Lawyers representing Arizona cited last week's appeals court ruling striking down prohibitions in Idaho, Nevada.
9th Circuit says legislation violates due-process rights; targeted undocumented people charged with felonies.
ACLU officials say federal court case will lead to improved health care, mental health treatment for inmates in solitary.
Tuesday ruling said same-sex union prohibition in 2 states was unconstitutional; 2 state challenges still pending.
US Supreme Court, Appeals Court rulings favoring unconstitutionality may foreshadow future of same-sex marriage in Arizona.
Regretful that innocent men, women are stripped of freedom for crimes they didn't commit, program head says.
US Attorney's Office declined to prosecute earlier this year; aggravated assault case is now in hands of Santa Cruz County.
School district hopes to equip teachers, counselors, others with tools to best accommodate transgender, gender creative students.
Health, Human Services says it is first time office provides money for direct legal representation for immigrants.
US Dept. of Justice urges court to reject Brewer's appeal of ruling that blocks policy.
County asks judge to ignore Obama administration's demand to ban charging immigrants who pay to be brought into US illegally.
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