July 8, 2004 - CR 03-0683- State v. McDermott
Does the word "luggage" in subsection (F) include a fanny pack, and
if it does not, is subsection (F) as applied to subsection (A)(1)
unconstitutionally vague? Read opinion.
July 12, 2004 - 2 CA-CR 2003-0265 - State v. Viramontes
Does A.R.S. � 13-4032(5) permit the state to appeal from the imposition
of a life sentence with a twenty-five-year minimum in a first-degree
murder case? Read opinion.
July 23, 2004 - No. 02-35805 - McDowell v. Calvin Presbyterian Church
Plaintiff may not file Title VII sexual harassment and retaliation
claims against a church involving ministerial employment decisions,
which are protected under the ministerial exception; however, she
may succeed in these claims if she proves a hostile work environment
and that she suffered from retaliatory harassment. Read opinion.
July 23, 2004 - No. 99-71524 - Siong v. INS
Plaintiff successfully challenged dismissal of his motion to reopen
his deportation proceedings after establishing plausible grounds
for relief and, accordingly, demonstrating prejudice from his former
counsel's failure to file a timely notice of appeal. Read opinion.