This happened sooner than I expected. Judge G. Murray Snow opened the way for parties in the Melendres lawsuit to release items in evidence to the public. Now explosive audio recordings made by Mike Zullo are available to the public, published by Stephen Lemons at the Phoenix New Times.
I have doubts that the individuals on these tapes, such as Sheriff Arpaio, Brian Mackiewicz and Tim Blixseth, knew that they were being recorded.
Perhaps Zullo could get one of these: