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PHOENIX – Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced 67-year-old Robert Thomas Padilla, Sr., was sentenced to 9.25 years in the Arizona Department of Corrections for his involvement with a group of seven individuals that were…

State Alleges Gift Clause Violation in the Millions

PHOENIX -- Attorney General Brnovich announced today that his office filed an amended complaint against the Arizona Board of Regents (ABOR) and…

PHOENIX – Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced today his office reached a $9.5 million settlement with Alec Burlakoff, the former Vice President of Sales for the Chandler-based opioid manufacturer Insys Therapeutics, Inc. The…

APACHE COUNTY -- A Superior Court Judge has ruled Scott Tomlinson, a member of the Window Rock Unified School District Governing Board (and former Board President), is ineligible to serve as a result of a lawsuit filed by…

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Attorney General Brnovich joined a group of 25 attorneys general in expressing concern over a recent sweeping legal opinion from the Department of Justice's Office of Legal Counsel that may negatively impact…

PHOENIX --  Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced a State Grand Jury indicted Emmanuel Romero Hernandez for one count of Conspiracy, one Count of Illegal Control of a Criminal Enterprise, one count of Transportation of a…

Indictments Part of Operation No Mulligans

PHOENIX -- Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced a State Grand Jury indicted four Arizona men on charges relating to Luring of a Minor for Sexual…

Today, Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced the hiring of Joseph Kanefield as his next Chief Deputy and Chief of Staff. Kanefield will join the office in May to transition into the role of Chief Deputy and Chief of Staff and replace Michael…

PHOENIX -- Today, the Arizona Supreme Court affirmed the convictions and sentences of Chalice Renee Zeitner, who was previously sentenced to 28 years in prison in 2016 after she was convicted on fraud, theft and forgery charges. …

TUCSON — Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced 72-year-old David Henry Meyer was sentenced to 27 months in prison for stealing over $100,000 from the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS).  Meyer pleaded guilty…