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Last Post 21 May 2014 04:14 PM by  steinfeldm
R-14-0012 Rule 32.4, Arizona Rules of Criminal Procedure
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10 Jan 2014 03:56 PM

    Petition to Amend Rule 32.4, Arizona Rules of Criminal Procedure

    Would allow the court to provide electronic recordings, rather than written transcripts, in post-conviction relief proceedings.

    Hon. Joseph C. Welty
    Criminal Department Presiding Judge
    Superior Court of Arizona, Maricopa County
    175 W. Madison St.
    Phoenix, AZ 85003
    (602) 372-2537

    Filed January 10, 2014

    Comments due May 20, 2014.

    DENIED August 26, 2014.


    13 May 2014 12:23 PM
    John A. Furlong, Bar No. 018356
    General Counsel, State Bar of Arizona
    4201 N. 24th St., Suite 100
    Phoenix, AZ 85016
    Telephone: (602)340-7236
    Fax: (602)271-4930
    [email protected]

    21 May 2014 04:14 PM
    Mikel Steinfeld
    AZ Bar No. 024996
    Maricopa County
    Public Defender’s Office
    620 West Jackson Street, Suite 4015
    Phoenix, Arizona 85003-2423
    (602) 506-7711
    [email protected]

    The Maricopa County Public Defender's Office, Pima County Public Defender's Office, Coconino County Public Defender's Office, Yuma County Public Defender's Office, and Maricopa County Office of the Legal Advocate Oppose the Petition, as explained in the attached Comment
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