Arizona Court of Appeals
August 22, 2002 - CV 01-0598 - DUWA v. City of Tempe
Did the trial court properly grant summary judgment because a de
facto taking of DUWA's property did not occur in this case?
July 2, 2002 - CR 00-0792 - State v. Meza
Was the suppression of breath test evidence an excessive sanction
in response to the Phoenix Crime Lab's prolonged failure to provide
court-ordered discovery regarding tests performed on the breath-testing
9th Circuit Court of
August 22, 2002 - U.S. v. Pace - No. 01-10458
Venue on wire fraud charges was not proper in Arizona under 1) the
"continuing offense" statute (18 U.S.C. section 3237(a))
where the offense did not begin or continue there, nor under 2)
the "high seas" statute (18 U.S.C. section 3238) because
the offense did not begin in Mexico.
August 22, 2002 - U.S. v. Culliton - No. 00-10599
Challenged questions prompting allegedly false statements on an
FAA medical form were sufficiently confusing, vague and overbroad
as to invite selective prosecution.