AZCentral: A law firm embroiled in a lawsuit and other disputes with Maricopa County filed a special action against the county, claiming officials refused to properly respond to numerous requests for information sought under the state’s public records law.

An attorney representing the firm Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak and Stewart P.C. filed the special action July 11 in Maricopa County Superior Court, specifically naming county Clerk of the Board Fran McCarroll and county spokeswoman Cari Gerchick.