Arizona Republic:  “The Arizona Court of Appeals has issued a temporary order that forbids the Maricopa County Sheriff’s Office from serving a search warrant on either the home or the chambers of Superior Court Judge Barbara Mundell. . . . Mundell has been named, in along with three other judges, the board of supervisors and two private attorneys representing the supervisors, a federal racketeering suit filed by Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas and Sheriff Arpaio.”

See “Arpaio and Thomas Thwarted Again in Quest to Read Court E-mail,” “New Turmoil in Embattled Ariz. County as Appeals Court Bans Sheriff from Searching Judge’s Computers” and “Maricopa County in turmoil: Thomas, Arpaio vs. supervisors, judges” which contains the following time line:  TIMELINE: A County in Turmoil on Dipity.