Arizona Attorney General Kris Mayes announced a state grand jury has indicted Republican Cochise County Supervisors Tom Crosby and Peggy Judd with two felony charges of conspiracy and election interference.
The all-Republican Mohave County Board of Supervisors voted against hand-counting ballots after receiving a letter from Attorney General Kris Mayes saying it would be illegal.
Mohave County supervisors may be breaking state law if they choose not to use machines to count all ballots cast in the presidential election.
Some county messaging had said drop boxes in the all-mail election would be open until voting ended at 7 p.m. on Election Day.
About 32,000 Arizona voters who haven’t proved their citizenship may be subject to investigations and potential removal from rolls under the 2022 laws.