Arizona Court of
Appeals - Division One
August 8, 2002 - CV 01-0520 - Higginbottom v. State Bar of
Does the parol evidence rule prevent A.R.S. �
5-101.01(B) from being considered in determining the true nature of
the "Fixed Term" appointment agreement between the governor and the
director of the Arizona department of racing?
July 9, 2002 - CR 00-0781
- State v. Paxon
Did the trial court abuse its discretion
when it precluded as "speculative" the testimony of an expert
witness for a criminal defendant that the probability of the
occurrence versus non-occurrence of a superseding event was "equally
9th Circuit Court of
August 12, 2002 - No. 00-16896, Whitmire v. State of
A prison policy, prohibiting same-sex kissing and
hugging of non-family members during prison visits, is not on its
face reasonably related to legitimate penological interests.
August 15, 2002 - No.
01-30059 - US v. Gonzales
A random search of a government
employee's backpack, as he left a U.S. Air Force base exchange, was
reasonable based on the employee's expectation of privacy,
justification, and scope.