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  • The interior of Chase Field is pictured Sunday Aug. 30, 2015 in Phoenix. Chase Field is home of the Arizona Diamondbacks. (Cronkite News Photo/Jacob Stanek)

    Legally Speaking: Who won in D-backs and Maricopa County decision?

    A dispute between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Maricopa County over Chase Field in downtown Phoenix will head to arbitration, a judge ruled Thursday.
  • FILE--In this Oct. 18, 2011, file photo, Presiding Disciplinary Judge William O'Neil, right, swears in Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio during the State Bar of Arizona's ongoing disciplinary hearings against former Maricopa County attorney Andrew Thomas and two assistants, at the Arizona Supreme Court in Phoenix, Ariz. Arpaio has been convicted of a criminal charge Monday, July 31, 2017, for disobeying a court order to stop traffic patrols that targeted immigrants in a conviction that marks a final rebuke for the former sheriff and politician who once drew strong popularity from such crackdowns but was booted from office amid voter frustrations over his deepening legal troubles. (AP Photo/Jack Kurtz, Pool, file)

    Legally Speaking: Breaking down Arpaio’s latest bid for innocence

    No one can say that former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio isn’t a fighter. His attorneys filed two motions to toss out his guilty conviction on Tuesday.
  • The interior of Chase Field is pictured Sunday Aug. 30, 2015 in Phoenix. Chase Field is home of the Arizona Diamondbacks. (Cronkite News Photo/Jacob Stanek)

    Legally Speaking: Could MLB wade into the Chase Field debate? Maybe

    Will Major League Baseball get involved in the dispute between the Arizona Diamondbacks and Maricopa County over Chase Field? Maybe.
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    Legally Speaking: Arpaio case far from over despite guilty ruling

    A judge ruled that former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio was guilty of contempt of court Monday, but the case was likely far from over.
  • Travelers make their way up the arrival ramp at the Tom Bradley International Terminal at the Los Angeles International Airport Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

    Legally Speaking: Clearing up questions about Trump’s travel ban

    After a discussion with listeners, Monica Lindstrom realized there are still questions about Trump's travel ban. She tried to clear some of them up.
  • Former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, second from right, leaves U.S. District Court on the first day of his contempt-of-court trial with attorney Mark Goldman, left, Monday, June 26, 2017, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

    Legally Speaking: Has a light emerged for Arpaio in criminal contempt trial?

    A strategy that may work for former Sheriff Joe Arpaio in his contempt trial would be to convince the judge he didn't understand another judge's order.
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    Legally Speaking: Encouraging suicide toes line between morality, legality

    Are law and morality at a crossroads? Words can literally kill someone. That is what a judge decided when he found a young woman guilty of involuntary manslaughter.
  • Aaron Juan Saucedo, the suspect in the Serial Street Shooter case in Phoenix, is shown. (Phoenix Police Photos)

    Legally Speaking: What’s next for Phoenix Serial Street Shooter suspect?

    Aaron Saucedo is scheduled to be back in court on June 19 for an IPTC (initial pre-trial conference), but, as of right now, it is NOT for the Phoenix Serial Shooting case.
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    Legally Speaking: Take steps to protect yourself and guests at Memorial Day parties

    Having a party Memorial Day weekend? It's important you take a few steps that will protect you and your guests and make sure everyone stays out of court.
  • FILE - In this Feb. 19, 2016 file photo, Steven Jones listens as his attorney Joshua Davidson, not shown, argues for Jones's bail to be modified during a hearing in Coconino County Superior Court in Flagstaff, Ariz. A murder case against the former Northern Arizona University student in a 2015 shooting that killed one person and wounded three others ended in mistrial Tuesday, May 2, 2017 after the jury deadlocked on the charges. Jones was charged with first-degree murder and lesser counts in a shooting that rattled the normally serene campus and forested city of Flagstaff. (Jake Bacon/Arizona Daily Sun via AP, File)

    Legally Speaking: What’s next in the NAU shooting case after mistrial?

    After three weeks, a mistrial was declared in the NAU shooting case. Here's what to expect as the trial of Steven Jones continues.
  • FILE - In this Friday, April 14, 2017, file photo, Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez turns to look in the direction of the jury as he reacts to his double murder acquittal at Suffolk Superior Court in Boston. Hernandez hung himself and was pronounced dead at a Massachusetts hospital early Wednesday, April 19, 2017, according to officials. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia, Pool, File)

    Legally Speaking: What if Aaron Hernandez lived, killed and died in Arizona?

    Under Massachusetts law, former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez is considered innocent after he took his own life. Arizona once had the same law.
  • A man stands outside the main door outside the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals building Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

    Legally Speaking: It’s time to split the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals

    Is it time to split the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, something that is referred to as the most liberal court and the most reversed court? In a word, yes.
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    Legally Speaking: Breaking down the likely arguments in Joe Arpaio’s contempt case

    The judge's decision in former Maricopa County Sheriff's Joe Arpaio will hinge on the prosecutorial and defense arguments. Here's a quick breakdown.
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    Legally Speaking: Lawsuit could change how downtown Phoenix is developed

    Angel's Trumpet House is blowing her horn against the city of Phoenix, which could lead to a massive change in how downtown Phoenix is revitalized.
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    Legally Speaking: Maricopa County has stepped up to the plate and responded

    With spring training starting next week, Maricopa County has responded to the Arizona Diamondbacks’ complaint and it is clear it has no intention of backing down, at least not anytime soon.