Phoenix, Arizona - Governor Jan Brewer today announced she is accepting applications for a vacant judicial position on the Superior Court of Yavapai County. The vacancy was created due to the governor’s appointment of Judge Kenton D. Jones to the Arizona Court of Appeals, Division One.
Phoenix, Arizona - Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne, along with 46 states and the District of Columbia, announced today that Connecticut-based Affinion, and its subsidiaries Trilegiant and Webloyalty, will pay over $30 million to settle allegations that they misled consumers into signing up and paying for discount clubs and membership.
Phoenix, Arizona - Arizona Attorney General Tom Horne is today announcing the unsealing of an indictment of Gary Husk and his company Husk Partners, Inc. for Conspiracy to Make Prohibited Political Contributions and seven counts of Prohibited Contributions. Of the seven counts of Prohibited Contributions, six are directed at Gary Husk and Husk Partners, Inc. and one is directed solely at Gary Husk.
Phoenix, Arizona - Attorney General Horne announces the execution of 71-year-old, Edward Harold Schad Jr, ADC #040496. The execution commenced today at 10:03 a.m. at the Arizona State Prison Complex (ASPC) in Florence. The time of death was pronounced at 10:12 a.m.
Phoenix, Arizona - Attorney General Tom Horne has sent an opinion to the Secretary of State Ken Bennett, responding to questions received from Bennett. The Opinion concludes that those registering only under the federal form who do not provide evidence of citizenship should not be permitted to vote in state elections, or to sign state petitions.