A lawsuit filed by a group seeking an election to overturn Glendale, Ariz.’s recent sales tax increase will be heard Aug. 14 in Maricopa County Superior Court.

The suit was filed last week after the city rejected petitions seeking an initiative election on Nov. 6 on the 0.7% tax hike. The group of businessmen said the city clerk did not have the authority to reject the petitions.

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