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Family mourns 21-year-old woman killed by impaired driver in Pinal County

Terry Goddard, former Arizona attorney general, and Rick Romley, former Maricopa County attorney, called for a criminal investigation into the Cochise County Board of Supervisors. Tempe City Council unanimously votes to go ahead with proposed entertainment district. Updated: 40 minutes ago. |. The next step would be for Coyotes officials...
PINAL COUNTY, AZ
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Mohave County Supervisor Ron Gould Was Told He Must Certify Election by County Attorney and Secretary of State’s Office

Ron Gould, a Mohave County Board of Supervisors (MCBOS) member, appeared in a video shared by the Kari Lake Campaign Monday, saying that he had been threatened with being arrested and facing a felony should he vote against canvassing the 2022 General Election. Gould told The Arizona Sun Times via the phone that this warning came to him partially from an official within his county.
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ
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Cochise supervisors, facing 2 lawsuits, plan to hire attorney even though no one got his OK

Facing two lawsuits with urgent deadlines, the Cochise County supervisors voted Tuesday to hire an outside attorney, even though no one had received confirmation that the lawyer would take the case. The vote to hire Bryan Blehm of Valley Law Group came as the board faces a 5 p.m. Wednesday deadline to respond to two lawsuits triggered by the board's decision not to certify results of the Nov. 8 election. State law required the certification be done...
COCHISE COUNTY, AZ
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Eagle County bans openly-carried firearms on all county property

The Eagle County Board of Commissioners Tuesday unanimously voted to ban the open carrying of firearms on county property. People with concealed-carry permits are exempt, as are law enforcement and licensed security officers. Permit requirements. Colorado’s concealed-carry firearms law requirements include:. A person must be a legal state resident.
EAGLE COUNTY, CO

What is next for the El Paso District Attorney’s Office?

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – After El Paso District Attorney Yvonne Rosales agreed to resign on Dec. 14, questions remain about who is going to replace her, what happens with the current D.A.’s Office and the biggest case in the state — the Walmart shooting case.  On Monday, Rosales accepted an agreement to submit her […]
EL PASO, TX
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Cedar Rapids man has manslaughter charge dropped by Linn County Attorney's Office

A Cedar Rapids man is free after his Voluntary Manslaughter charge was dropped by the Linn County Attorney’s Office. James Siegel, age 42 was expected to go to trial in April after he pleaded not guilty to the murder of 39-year-old Ty Casey, but an assistant Linn County Attorney filed a motion to have the case dismissed as it violated Iowa's "Stand Your Ground" law.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA
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Repubilcan Abe Hamadeh's lawsuit against election officials thrown out

Terry Goddard, former Arizona attorney general, and Rick Romley, former Maricopa County attorney, called for a criminal investigation into the Cochise County Board of Supervisors. Cochise County votes to hire former Cyber Ninjas lawyer to represent against Hobbs. Updated: 6 hours ago. |. The board voted unanimously to hire Bryan...
MARICOPA COUNTY, AZ
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Cochise County board votes to hire lawyer who represented Cyber Ninjas

PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -- After Secretary of State Katie Hobbs filed a lawsuit against Cochise County’s board of supervisors, the board responded by holding an emergency meeting on Tuesday afternoon to decide who would represent them in the legal matter. The board voted unanimously to hire Bryan Blehm, the same attorney who represented Cyber Ninjas, the group that ran the controversial Maricopa County audit of the 2020 election. Blehm will represent the board in the lawsuit filed by Hobbs after they refused to certify the 2022 general election results.
COCHISE COUNTY, AZ
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Mills County seeks Pottawattamie County's legal assistance

(Glenwood) -- With its county attorney's position still in flux, Mills County is getting help from a neighboring county on legal matters. At its regular meeting Tuesday morning, the Mills County Board of Supervisors authorized the Pottawattamie County Attorney's Office to assist Mills County, which has been without a county attorney since Naeda Elliott's resignation earlier this month. Speaking on KMA's "Morning Line" program Wednesday morning, Supervisor Richard Crouch says Assistant County Attorney Paul Ryan has covered the office in the county attorney's absence. But, help is necessary.
MILLS COUNTY, IA
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Board split on ordinances to remove homeless from county property

The Cumberland County Board of Commissioners voted 5-2 last week in favor of two new ordinances designed to remove homeless individuals from parking or camping on county-owned property. Because the vote did not pass unanimously, County Attorney Rick Moorefield said the proposed ordinances require a second reading. The second reading, which could happen at the Dec. 5 meeting, also must pass on a majority vote.
CUMBERLAND COUNTY, NC
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Horry County councilmembers could soon vote on giving themselves pay raises

HORRY COUNTY, S.C. (WMBF) – Horry County councilmembers may soon be giving themselves pay raises. The issue was discussed during the Horry County Administration Committee meeting on Monday. County attorney Arrigo Carotti gave the presentation, where he stated that Councilman Bill Howard asked him to prepare an ordinance that...
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Mojave County Board of Supervisors Chairman reluctantly certifies election

PHOENIX — Mojave County Board of Supervisors Chairman Ron Gould said Monday he chose to canvass the 2022 Arizona general election because otherwise, he’d be arrested. “What we found out today from the county attorney is, essentially, if I have a question with how our election is run and I don’t get my question answered, I have no choice but to canvass the election, which is the technical word for certifying it,” Ron Gould told KTAR News 92.3 FM’s The Gaydos and Chad Show on Monday.

County commission votes to remove BMH board appointees, declines to disband nominating committee

The Blount County Commission voted, 11-6, Tuesday, Nov. 29, to remove the county’s current appointees from the Blount Memorial Hospital Board of Directors. Minutes later, they rejected a resolution that would have eliminated the committee that now determines who may be nominated for a board seat, preventing them from replacing the current board members. Blount County Mayor Ed Mitchell called the meeting, asking commissioners to remove the county’s appointees to the board. He also asked commissioners to approve an amendment to the charter of Blount...
BLOUNT COUNTY, TN
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81st House District Recount Is Underway

Republican Luana Stoltenberg, from Iowa’s 81st House District called for the recount. She ran against Democrat Craig Cooper. "My opponent actually asked for a recount, which I probably would have done in the same circumstance, because I was up by 6 votes. That's obviously not very many when you are talking about more than 5,000 votes.”
SCOTT COUNTY, IA
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