The money would pay for anticipated legal fees from Valley law firms Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak and Stewart; Sanders and Park, and Wilenchik and Bartness.
County officials said $7 million is the equivalent of 100 salaries for full-time employees or a 1.4 cent drop in the property tax rate.
Tuesday, December 8, 2009
Arpaio Wants $7M For Legal Fees
Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio and his office are requesting $7 million from the Board of Supervisors to pay for legal fees: