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PHOENIX | Judge refuses to limit Arizona vote count, sets hearing

PHOENIX — A judge on Thursday rejected Republican demands to immediately limit vote counts in the razor-tight U.S. Senate race in Arizona and set a hearing on the challenge affecting about 5,600 votes in the state’s most populous county. Judge Margaret R. Mahoney said it was too soon to require Maricopa and other counties to … Continue reading PHOENIX | Judge refuses to limit Arizona vote count, sets hearing

PHOENIX | Kavanaugh facing prosecutor said to be unbound by politics

PHOENIX — A sex-crimes prosecutor tapped by Senate Republicans to question Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh about allegations of sexual assault could have a tough time in such a contentious political environment, Arizona attorneys who know her said Wednesday. But her boss says Rachel Mitchell is a hard-hitting attorney who is used to handling high-profile … Continue reading PHOENIX | Kavanaugh facing prosecutor said to be unbound by politics

PHOENIX | Some polling places open late, disrupting Arizona primary

PHOENIX  — Voters faced more problems at Phoenix-area polling places during Arizona’s primary election, with several locations opening hours behind schedule Tuesday because voting machines had not been set up on time. It comes after voters waited in long lines for hours during the 2016 presidential primary because of drastically reduced voting centers, which have … Continue reading PHOENIX | Some polling places open late, disrupting Arizona primary