Arizona Supreme Court: Senate can keep audit records secret

FILE - Arizona Senate President Karen Fann, R-Prescott, right, smiles as she is joined by state Sen. Warren Petersen, R-Gilbert, prior to a hearing at the Arizona Capitol in Phoenix, Sept. 24, 2021. The Arizona Supreme Court ruled, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2022, that the state Senate can keep hundreds of emails and other records related to its partisan review of the 2020 election secret because they are "privileged" and exempt from disclosure under state public records law. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

Arizona Supreme Court: Senate can keep audit records secret