Arizona Court of Appeals
July 2, 2002 - CV 01-0492 - ADOC v. State of Arizona Personnel
On administrative review, may the Personnel Board find employee
discipline to be "excessive" when it merely believes that
lesser punishment would be more appropriate?
June 27, 2002 - CR 01-0453 - State v. Schaffer
May a prosthetic device be a "dangerous instrument" within
the meaning of the aggravated assault statute, A.R.S. § 13-1204(A)(2)?
9th Circuit Court of
July 2, 2002 - No. 00-15635 - Flowers v. First Hawaiian Bank
A bank's production of financial records to the U.S. Army, pursuant
to an unlawful subpoena (issued in a proceeding under Article 32
of the Uniform Code of Military Justice, which does not authorize
subpoenas), violated the Right to Financial Privacy Act, and the
governmental litigation exemption to the Act is inapplicable.
July 2, 2002 - No. 00-16867 - Benny v. U.S. Parole Commission
The U.S. Parole Commission's jurisdiction over a parolee is not
automatically terminated under 18 U.S.C. section 4211(c)(1), if
five years on parole release elapse without an early termination
decision, but a writ of mandamus should issue requiring an early
termination hearing and decision.