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Court: Navajo man guilty of assault can’t be convicted of kidnapping, too

A federal appeals court ruled that a Navajo man who held his girlfriend while he assaulted her cannot also be convicted of kidnapping, saying such an expansion of kidnapping would lead to a “steroidal version” of assault laws. ... Read more»

Court: University of Arizona not liable for off-campus assault by former player

The University of Arizona cannot be held liable under Title IX for a football player’s off-campus assault of his girlfriend, even though the university exercises “substantial control” over its student athletes, a federal court said Tuesday. ... Read more»

Sheriff: Man assaulted after Northwest Side beer theft

Two men assaulted a 25-year-old man following a beer theft on the Northwest Side on Wednesday, authorities said.... Read more»

John C. Scott Show

J.C. Scott: Sheriff Clarence Dupnik interviewed

A lengthy interview with Pima County Sheriff Clarence Dupnik on SB 1070, the suspension of correction officers accused of an after-hours assault, and more; plus Jim Nintzel, reporter for the Tucson Weekly... Read more»

Border Patrol

Man wanted for attempted murder arrested in Huachuca City

A man wanted for attempted murder and kidnapping was arrested Wednesday in Huachuca City by a team of of U.S. Customs Air and Marine personnel and U.S. Marshals.... Read more»

Border Patrol

Man gets 3 years for illegal re-entry of a felon

A 33-year-old Mexican man was sentenced to more than three years in prison for illegal entry of a felon.... Read more»

Border Patrol

Convicted felon gets 51 months for illegal re-entry

A Zacatecas, Mexico, man was sentenced to 51 months in jail for illegal re-entry of a felon.... Read more»

Miguel Sacal latest symbol of Mexico's wealth gap

The video of a wealthy Mexican man beating an employee for not doing what he wanted has reignited debate over the wealth gap in Latin America's second-biggest economy.... Read more»

Man fatally shot by BP agent identified

The man shot and killed Tuesday by a Tucson Sector Border Patrol agent near Sells has been identified by Guatemalan authorities as a 28-year-old citizen of that country.... Read more»1

4 charged with human smuggling after drop-house raid

Four Mexican men were arrested on human smuggling charges after police raided a suspected drop house Wednesday where 19 people were being held in Avondale.... Read more»3

Border Patrol wrapup: Agent rescues woman trapped in car

A Casa Grande Border Patrol agent broke the windshield of a rolled vehicle on Interstate 10 on Thursday and helped to rescue a woman trapped inside.... Read more»