PHOENIX — A former state senator who resigned in 2012 over a domestic
violence incident involving his ex-girlfriend has dropped his lawsuit against
Scott Bundgaard had alleged that city employees conspired to falsely portray
him as an abuser rather than a victim in a February 2011 fight on a north
Bundgaard filed a $10 million notice of claim against Phoenix police and city
officials in June 2012.
The Peoria Republican stepped down in January 2012 before he had to testify to
a Senate Ethics Committee. That panel would have decided whether he should be disciplined
over the incident.