Judgments Awarded Under New Statute of Limitations
A Superior Court Commissioner awarded multimillion-dollar judgments
to two women who were victims of crimes that occurred decades ago.
Theirs were the first lawsuits filed under "Geri's Law," which changed
the statute of limitations for civil lawsuits that arise from criminal
cases. Read more.
Court Rules on Mental Exams
Murder defendants cannot refuse a psychiatric exam requested by
the prosecution if they intend to raise mental health as a death-penalty
sentencing issue, Arizona's top court rules. Read more.
In Tucson Courtrooms, Drug Link is Inescapable
Week after week, cases coursing with drugs and alcohol consume our
community's justice system. Read more.