August 31, 2004 - CV 03-0561 - Pargman v. Vickers
May an amended complaint naming a decedent's estate relate back to
the date of the original complaint, which, by mistake, named only
the decedent as the defendant? Read opinion.
August 25, 2004 - 2 CA-CR 2002-0447 - State v. Newnom
Can a defendant charged with aggravated domestic violence under
A.R.S. � 13-3601.02, in which prior domestic convictions are an
element of the offense, prevent the jury from learning of these
prior convictions by stipulating to their existence? Read opinion.
September 1, 2004 - No. 03-15423 - Cholla Ready Mix v. Mendez
The Establishment Clause does not bar the government from protecting
an historically and culturally important site simply because the site's
importance derives at least in part from its sacredness to certain
groups. Read opinion.
September 1, 2004 - No. 02-16244 - Clark County School v. Lytle
A jury verdict in favor of plaintiff on her claim of retaliation
is affirmed where municipal liability could be imposed on defendants
since they were final policymakers of employee discipline policy
and sufficient evidence was present to show that plaintiff was retaliated
against. Read opinion.