Courts in Arizona
Court Records, Directory And News in AZ
Superior courts are Arizona's trial courts, and there's at least one in each county. Arizona superior courts handle divorces, evictions, small claims, tax, probate and juvenile matters, and also hear appeals from municipal and justice courts. Arizona's municipal courts mainly handle misdemeanor crime and violation of city ordinance cases. Arizona's justice courts (aka Justice of the Peace courts) can also hear these cases along with domestic violence, assault and battery, and general civil cases. The Arizona state court system also includes it's appellate courts and the Arizona Supreme Court.
Arizona court's online system, Public Access to Court Case Information, ( allows users to get information about Arizona state court cases when searching by name, date of birth, or case number. If you're trying to research if someone has ever been sued, or if they have a criminal record in Arizona, you could use this website to find out. However, the database only provides basic information including party names, charges, and any decisions made. If you're seeking public court records in Arizona, you'll need call, visit, or send a written request to the Clerk of Courts office in the county where the case took place.
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02, Oct 2014 - Mohave, AZ Man who drove to Arizona to surrender is sentenced
Man drives across US, confesses to 1997 homicide PHOENIX (AP) -- A cold case homicide has been solved after a man, apparently racked with guilt, drove across the country to confess killing an Arizona woman with a flashlight more than 15 years ago. Matthew Gibson has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after driving from North Carolina to Arizona to turn himself in to face charges that a ...
02, Oct 2014 - Mohave, AZ Justin Rector: ‘Hide And Seek’ Killer Pleads Not Guilty In Death Of Isabella Grogan Cannella
Justin Rector, the Arizona man charged with the murder of little Isabella Grogan Cannella, pleaded not guilty to murder in a Mohave County court room. According to the Daily Mail, 26-year-old Justin James Rector was charged with first degree murder and kidnapping in the death of 8-year-old Isabella Grogan Cannella, also known as Bella. Investigators Justin Rector: ‘Hide And Seek’ Killer Pleads ...
02, Oct 2014 - US judge orders Arizona to list same-sex spouse on death certificate
A federal judge on Friday ordered Arizona officials to ignore the state’s ban on same-sex marriages and issue a death certificate to the surviving spouse in a gay marriage. US District Judge John Sedwick directed state officials to promptly issue a death certificate for George Martinez and to list Fred McQuire on the certificate as Mr. Martinez’s spouse. The two men were long-time partners and ...
02, Oct 2014 - Mohave, AZ Man drives from North Carolina to Arizona to surrender in 1997 killing, gets prison sentence
A cold case homicide has been solved after a man, apparently racked with guilt, drove across the country to confess killing an Arizona woman with a flashlight more than 15 years ago.
02, Oct 2014 - U.S. judge orders Arizona to recognize gay couple's marriage
A federal judge on Friday ordered Arizona to recognize the California marriage of a gay man whose spouse died from cancer last month, a ruling that could foreshadow a decision on the state's same-sex marriage ban. District Judge John Sedwick ruled that Arizona must prepare a death certificate for George Martinez that lists him as being married and names partner Fred McQuire as the surviving ...
02, Oct 2014 - Arizona judge bars same-day coverage of Arias penalty phase retrial
By David Schwartz PHOENIX (Reuters) - An Arizona judge has rejected another bid by media organizations to air same-day footage of the penalty phase retrial of Jodi Arias that will decide whether she should be executed for killing her ex-boyfriend, documents showed on Monday. Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Sherry Stephens ruled broadcasters would only be able to screen the proceedings after ...
01, Oct 2014 - Law Professor Laurence Tribe to discuss Roberts Court at ASU
TEMPE, Ariz., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University is pleased to welcome one of the country's foremost constitutional experts, Harvard Law School professor and author Laurence Tribe. In a rare live Arizona appearance by...
01, Oct 2014 - Maricopa, AZ Arizona Could Send You to Prison for Sharing Nude Celebrity Pictures
If you shared or re-published any of the images of nude celebrities that leaked online earlier this month, you could be charged with a felony under a new Arizona law. The post Arizona Could Send You to Prison for Sharing Nude Celebrity Pictures appeared first on WIRED .
01, Oct 2014 - Maricopa, AZ Arizona man to be extradited in homicide in his home state
An Arizona man will be extradited to his home state on homicide charges after spending the past month in Berks County Prison for a robbery in Muhlenberg Township.
01, Oct 2014 - Arizona court bans ex-Pinal judge from judicial service
Order follows a lengthy investigation into the Maricopa-Stanfield Justice Court formerly overseen by Scott Sulley.                
01, Oct 2014 - Phoenix, AZ Arizona Gov. Brewer pushing for court to leave smuggling law as is
Gov. Jan Brewer urged a judge on Friday to leave Arizona's 2005 immigrant smuggling ban intact.
01, Oct 2014 - Yuma, AZ Feds mum on prosecution of illegal border crossers
Federal officials who oversee a program that guarantees jail time for immigrants caught crossing the border illegally have refused to provide information about the program's status in Yuma, Arizona.
01, Oct 2014 - Former JP banned for life by state high court
Former Maricopa-Stanfield Justice of the Peace Scott Sulley will never again work as a judge in any Arizona courtroom.
01, Oct 2014 - Maricopa, AZ Arizona police release details of homicide case involving man arrested in Berks County
Police in Glendale, Arizona released details Wednesday of the homicide case that led to the extradition of an Arizona man imprisoned in Berks County on robbery charges.
01, Oct 2014 - Pima, AZ AZ corrections officer tells PD: 'You need to arrest me'
A former Arizona Department of Corrections officer is locked up, accused of killing his own mother. Alexander Santiago is being held without bond in the Pinal County Jail in Florence, on suspicion of first and second degree murder and aggravated assault.
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