Arizona Judicial Branch

News & Information

The Arizona Judicial Branch is responsible for the administration of the courts in the state of Arizona.  The Branch consists of the Arizona Supreme Court, Court of Appeals, Superior Courts, Municipal Courts, and Justice Courts. Arizona courts strive to be efficient, accountable, and transparent when communicating with the community and media. 

For the Public

 Interested in learning more about adult civics education? Learn how to request/schedule a presentation here. 

     Request an Arizona Supreme Court Justice to speak at your upcoming event using the form here.

Arizona Supreme Court Case Information

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View Current Cases before the Arizona Supreme Court
Read Arizona Supreme Court Opinions/Memorandum Decisions

Oral Argument Information

Oral Argument Calendar
Oral Argument Case Summaries
Oral Arguments live streaming video and archives

Arizona Court Rules

Current Arizona Rules of Court
Arizona Court Rules Forum - Allows you to electronically file and monitor court rule petitions and comments and to view existing rules of the court, recent amendments to those rules, and pending rule petitions and comments.

For Print and Broadcast Media:  Please carefully review the information about the use of recording devices in a courtroom.  For a variety of reasons, advance notification is required before court proceedings or open meetings may be recorded for broadcast.  We also want to ensure that we meet your technical needs by arranging a location for any equipment and any necessary connections to our in-house audio systems.

Request to Broadcast, Record, or Photograph at the State Courts Building

If you plan to cover a trial or hearing in any Arizona County Superior Court, please work through that court's communication director.  See Media Inquiries.

For Arizona Supreme Court, please make arrangements through Heather Murphy, Communications Director, at 602-452-3656 or