Bill proposes tougher background checks for care employees

The story of an incapacitated woman who was raped and impregnated at Hacienda HealthCare in Phoenix garnered international attention in 2019. Now, Arizona lawmakers on both sides of the aisle are banding together to prevent it from happening again.

Former Hacienda Healthcare nurse's trial set for 2020

A Feb. 18 trial date has been set for the former nurse accused of raping and impregnating an incapacitated patient at Hacienda Healthcare. He pleaded not guilty to sexual abuse after the patient gave birth in December.

Ex-nurse accused of raping woman loses appeal over HIV test

A former nurse charged with raping and impregnating an incapacitated patient at a long-term care center in Phoenix has lost his appeal of a court order requiring a test to determine if he has HIV or other sexually transmitted diseases.