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2014 Press Releases

12/23/14  Justice Berch Honored by Arizona Summit Law School
12/10/14  Court of Appeals Announces Pro Bono Representation Program for Civil Cases
12/04/14  Six Arizona Judges Earn Accolades from National Organization
12/01/14  Applications Being Accepted for Two Vacancies on the Maricopa County Superior Court
11/21/14  Judicial Nominees Announced
11/20/14  Retired Maricopa County Presiding Judge Barbara R. Mundell Honored by National Center for State Courts
11/12/14  Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancies
11/03/14  Tax Credit May Be Used to Fund Legal Aid for Poor, Disadvantaged
10/27/14  Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
10/26/14  Judge Song Ong Honored with National Award for Contributions to Judicial Education
10/17/14  Judicial Nominees Announced
09/30/14  Applications Being Accepted for Three Vacancies on the Maricopa County Superior Court
09/29/14  Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancy
09/26/14  Governor Brewer Announces Judicial Vacancy in Navajo County
09/18/14  Governor Jan Brewer Appoints Superior Court Judge in Maricopa County
09/18/14  Judge Janet Barton to become Presiding Judge for Maricopa County
09/16/14  Cochise County News Release JP of the Year
09/02/14  Rules for Appeals Made Simpler, More Understandable
08/26/14  Paperless Courtroom Pilot System Launches in Pima County
08/26/14  Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
08/22/14  Judge Conlogue Selected to Receive Award
08/21/14  Chief Justice Names 18 to Commission on Access to Justice
08/21/14  Supreme Court Invites Public Comment on Proposed Child Support Schedule
08/11/14  Judicial Performance Review Commission Announces Official Performance Ratings for Judges
07/31/14  Court of Appeals Judge Winthrop Provides Guidance on Judicial Ethics to the Republic of Macedonia
07/30/14  Governor Jan Brewer Appoints Maricopa County Superior Court Judge
07/28/14  AOC Director Byers Receives Prestigious Warren E. Burger Award for Excellence in Court Administration
07/22/14  Arizona's Judiciary's Ron Reinstein Named to National Forensic Science Committee for his Expertise
07/22/14  Judicial Nominees Announced
07/10/14  Anna Mary Glabb Named Judge of the Year by Arizona Supreme Court
07/02/14  Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancy
06/27/14  Judge Thomas Fink Appointed Presiding Judge for Santa Cruz County

06/20/14  Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants for Maricopa County
06/16/14  Chief Justice Berch Recipient of Outstanding Jurist Award
06/16/14  Commission to Vote on Performance of Justices and Judges on 2014 General Election Ballot
06/12/14  Justice Timmer Receives High Honor from Arizona Women Lawyers Association
06/06/14  Judicial Nominees Announced
06/03/14  Governor Jan Brewer Appoints Santa Cruz Superior Court Judge
05/20/14  Applications Being Accepted for a Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
05/13/14 Eleven Graduate from Fellowship Program Earning Nation’s Highest Certification in Court Management
05/02/14  Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancies
04/28/14  Judiciary Mourns the Loss of Yavapai County Clerk of the Superior Court Sandra Markham
04/22/14  State Officials Launch System Improvement Efforts to Help At-Risk Youth 
04/11/14  Supreme Court Justices Welcome New Members to the Arizona Judicial Council
04/08/14  Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
04/01/14  Judicial Nominees Announced
03/05/14  Applications Being Accepted for a Vacancy on the Maricopa County Superior Court
02/28/14  Nominees Announced for Superior Court in Pinal County
02/24/14  Commission Invites Public to Comment on Perfomance of Justices and Judges on 2014 General Election Ballot
02/21/14  Moran Named to New Term as Presiding Judge for Coconino County
02/21/14  Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancy
02/20/14  Laura and John Arnold Foundation announces new pilot sites for court risk assessment tool
02/14/14  Meet the Legends Behind the Law at LegalLegacy.org Website 
02/03/14  Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
01/31/14  Judicial Nominees Announced
01/24/14  Judiciary Mourns the Loss of Retired Superior Court Judge Tom C. Cole
01/07/14  Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants in Pinal County

2013 Press Releases

12/16/13  AOC Director Byers Wins Prestigious Warren E. Burger Award for Excellence in Court Administration
12/13/13  Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on the Pinal County Superior Court
12/03/13  Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
11/18/13  Judicial  Education Program Hits 30 Year Milestone
11/13/13  28 Court Leaders Graduate with Court Leadership Institute of Arizona Credentials
11/08/13  Law for Veterans Website Launches Today
11/05/13  Retired Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Provides Training to Costa Rican Judges and Prosecutors 
10/16/13    Appointment in Pinal County
10/16/13    Mackey Reappointed as Presiding Judge in Yavapai County
10/11/13    Nelson Reappointed as Presiding Judge in Yuma County
10/11/13    Soto Reappointed as Presiding Judge Santa Cruz County
10/07/13    Appointment of MCSC Judges
09/10/13      Appointment of Division I COA Judge
09/09/13      Pima Judicial Nominees Announced
09/09/13      New Webpage for Court Watchers Announced
08/19/13      Maricopa Judicial Nominees Announced 
08/13/13      Nominees for Pinal County Announced
07/29/13      Public Asked Input on Pima County Candidates
07/24/13      New Rule Regarding Victim Information Effective 9/1/13
07/22/13      Public Asked Input on Maricopa County Candidates
07/15/13      Nominees for Court of Appeals I Announced
07/15/13      Public Asked Comment on Pima County Applicants
07/12/13      Public Asked Input on Pinal County Applicants
07/01/13      Public Comment Sought on Maricopa County Applicants
07/01/13      Yarnell Justice Court
06/18/13      Public Asked Input on Court of Appeals Candidates
06/18/13      Independent Redistricting Commission Nominees Announced
06/14/13      Applications Being Accepted for Pima County Superior Court Vacancy
06/12/13      State Seeking Comment on Applicants for Redistricting Commission
05/31/13       Public Comment Sought on Pinal County Applicants
05/31/13       Six Applicants Being Considered for COAI Vacancy
05/28-13       Applications Being Accepted for Maricopa County Superior Court Vacancy
05/22/13       State Seeks Applicants for Independent Redistricting Commission
05/06/13       Applications Being Accepted for Pinal County Superior Court Vacancy
05/01/13       Applications Being Accepted for COA I Vacancy
04/25/13     Governor Brewer Announces 2013 Volunteer Service Award Winners
04/23/13     Judicial Nominees Announced for Pima County Vacancies 
03/28/13     Judicial Nominees Announced for Maricopa County Vacancies 
03/19/13     Public Asked Input on Pima County Superior Court Vacancies 
03/19/13     Judicial Nominees Announced 
03/08/13     Public Asked Input on Maricopa Superior Court Candidates
03/06/13     Public Comment Sought on Pima Superior Court Applicants
02/26/13     Public Comment Sought on Pima Superior Court Candidates
02/22/13     Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants 
02/08/13     Governor Brewer Names Kent Ernest Cattani to Arizona Court of Appeals1
02/07/13     Applications Being Accepted for Pima County Superior Court Vacancy 
02/01/13     Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
01/25/13     Judiciary Mourns Loss of Retired COA Judge Joe Contreras
01/24/13     Applications Being Accepted For Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
01/23/13     Civil Filing Fee Increase To Take Effect on March 18, 2013
01/23/13     Judiciary Mourns Death of Retired Justice of the Peace Mike Osterfeld
01/07/13     Applications Being Accepted for Pima County Superior Court Vacancy

2012 Press Releases

12/20/12     Five Applicants Being Considered for Court of Appeals I Vacancy
12/18/12     Governor Brewer Appoints Judge Michael O. Miller to Arizona Court of Appeals II
12/18/12     Pinal County Application Period for Superior Court Vacancy Extended
12/17/12     Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
12/14/12     Governor Brewer Appoints Suzanne Cohen to Maricopa County Superior Court
11/27/12     Public Input Sought on Candidates for Court of Appeals I Vacancy
11/14/12     Seven Applicants Being Considered for Court of Appeals I Vacancy 
11/02/12     Judicial Nominees for Court of Appeals Division II Vacancy Announced
11/02/12     Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Pinal County Superior Court
10/19/12     Applications Being Accepted on Arizona Court of Appeals I
10/17/12     Maricopa Superior Court Judicial Nominees Announced
10/16/12     Public Input Sought on Candidates for Court of Appeals II Vacancy
10/12/12     Governor Brewer Appoints Judge Ann Scott Timmer to Arizona Supreme Court
10/02/12     Pima County Superior Court Accepting Judge Pro Tempore Applications
10/01/12     Eleven Applicants Being Considered for Court of Appeals II Vacancy
09/24/12       Public Input Sought on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancy  
09/12/12       Applications Being Accepted for the JRJ Student Loan Repayment Program
09/6/12         New Judge Appointed in La Paz County
09/5/12         Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
09/4/12         Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Arizona Court of Appeals II
08/31/12      Judicial Nominees for Pima County Vacancy Announced
08/20/12      Nominees for Arizona Supreme Court Announced
08/17/12      Ordered Issued in Save our Vote V. Bennett and Open Gov't Committee
08/14/12      Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
08/7/12        JPR Commission Announces Official Performance Ratings for Judges
08/3/12        Public Input Sought on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancy
07/31/12      Public Input Sought on Candidates for Arizona Supreme Court
07/18/12      Fourteen Applicants Being Considered for Arizona Supreme Court
07/17/12      Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants  
06/26/12      Election of the Vice Chief Justice
06/26/12      Judicial Nominees Announced for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
06/25/12      Commission to vote on 6/27 on performance of Judges for 2012 retention election
06/22/12      Governor Brewer Appoints James Erik Marner to Pima County Superior Court
06/19/12      Applicants sought for vacancy on the Pima County Superior Court
06/19/12      Applicants sought for vacancy on the Arizona Supreme Court
06/18/12      New filings in the Aubuchon/Alexander Discipline Matter posted to the High Profile  Case Update Page
06/14/12      Vice Chief Justice Hurwitz Federal Judicial Nomination Confirmed by US Senate
06/1/12        Candidates Announced for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
05/21/12        Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants 
05/14/12        New Presiding Judge Appointed in Cochise County 
05/11/12        Arizona Supreme Court Appoints New Clerk of Court
05/10/12        Governor Brewer Names Maricopa County Superior Court Appointment
04/25/12 -      Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
04/24/12 -      Pima Judicial Nominees Announced
04/11/12 -      Governor Appoints Two to Arizona Court of Appeals Division One
04/10/12 -      Findings in Thomas, Aubuchon, Alexander Disciplinary Matter
04/10/12 -      Public Input Sought on Candidates for Pima County Superior Court Vacancy
04/05/12   -      Information updated on High Profile Case Update page regarding Andrew Thomas 
                    Discipline Hearing
04/03/12   -      Public Comment Sought on Pima County Superior Court Applicants
03/28/12 -     Judicial Nominees Announced for Maricopa County Superior Court
03/23/12 -     Findings in Thomas, Aubuchon, and Alexander Discipline Matter to be Announced on Tues, April 10, 2012
03/16/12 -     Commission asks Public input on Performance of Justices and Judges on 2012 General Election Ballot
03/09/12   -     Commission asks Public input on Performance of Justices and Judges on 2012 General Election Ballot
03/05/12   -     Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Pima County Superior Court
03/01/12   -     Public Input Sought on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancy
02/29/12 -     Order Extending Time to File Report 
02/28/12 -     Nominees for Division One COA Announced 
02/23/12 -     Commission asks Public input on Performance of Justices and Judges on 2012 General Election Ballot
02/22/12 -     Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants 
02/21/12 -     Governor Brewer Announces Appointment to Superior Court in Yuma County
02/16/12 -     Judicial Nominees Announced 
02/06/12   -     Public Input Sought on Candidates for Court of Appeals Vacancies
02/01/12   -     Services Announced for Justice Michael D. Ryan (Ret.)
02/01/12   -     Ten Applicants Being Considered for Arizona Court of Appeals
01/30/12 -     Judiciary Mourns Passing of Justice Michael D. Ryan (Ret.)
01/24/12 -     Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
01/23/12 -     Public Input Sought on Candidates for Maricopa County Superior Court Vacancies
01/22/12 -     Pima County Commissioner Superior and Juvenile Court Vacancy
01/17/12 -     Application Period Extended for Vacancies on Court of Appeals
01/03/12 -       Governor Brewer announces appointment to Pima County Superior Court
01/03/12 -       Public Comment Sought on Maricopa County Applicants

2011 Press Releases

12/20/11 Applications Being Accepted for Vacancies on Arizona Court of Appeals
12/19/11  New Documents Available in Thomas Attorney Discipline Matter
12/12/11  Judicial vacancy announced for the Superior Court in Yuma County
12/06/11  Superior Court in Santa Cruz County moves to new building
12/01/11  Applications currently being accepted for vacancy on Superior Court in Maricopa County
11/23/11  Order issued by the Arizona Supreme Court in the IRC Special Action Case
11/22/11   For the latest information about IRC matters in the court, visit the High Profile Case Update Page
11/17/11  Order issued in Independent Redistricting Commission Special Action - IRC Chairperson Reinstated
11/08/11  Judicial Nominees Announced for Vacancy on Pima County Superior Court
11/07/11   State Seeks Applicants for Az Independent Redistricting Commission
11/07/11  Judiciary Mourns Loss of Judge Harry Gin
11/03/11  Commission on Appellate Court Appointments Announces Emergency Meeting
11/02/11  Vice Chief Justice Andrew Hurwitz Nominated by President Obama to Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
10/28/11  Chief Justice Berch presents 2011 Justice 2020 Leadership Awards
10/25/11  Maricopa County Probation Chief Receives National Award
10/24/11  Governor Brewer Appoints Judge Andrew Gould to the Arizona Court of Appeals
10/07/11  Public Input Sought on Candidates for Pima County Superior Court Vacancy
10/03/11  Public Comment Sought on Pima Superior Court Applicant
09/13/11  Arizona Supreme Court issues order in case involving recall of Arizona State Senator Russell Pearce (Ross v. Bennett) (PDF)
09/12/11  Attorney Discipline Proceedings Begin for Former Maricopa County Attorney Andrew Thomas and Deputy County Attorneys Lisa Aubuchon and Rachel Alexander
09/01/11  Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Pima County Superior Court
08/29/11  Nominees for Division One of the Arizona Court of Appeals Announced
08/15/11  Maricopa County Judicial Nominees Announced 
08/08/11  Public Comments Sought on Court of Appeals Division I Candidates
07/26/11  Pima County Judicial Nominees Announced
07/26/11  Six Applicants Being Considered for Arizona Court of Appeal Division I
07/18/11  Comment Sought for Maricopa County Superior Court Applicants
07/14/11  Pinal County Applicants Sought for Judicial Performance Review 
07/01/11  Comment Sought for Maricopa County Superior Court
06/30/11  Applications Being Sought for Vacancy on Arizona Court of Appeals
06/28/11  Comment Sought on Six Candidates for Pima County Superior Court
06/20/11  Comment Sought on Thirteen Applicants for Pima County Superior Court
06/01/11  Applications Being Accepted for Vacancies on Maricopa County Superior Court
05/23/11  Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Pima County Superior Court
05/13/11  Governor Brewer Announces Additional Judicial Appointment for Maricopa County Superior Court
05/06/11  Governor Brewer Announces Judicial Appointments for Maricopa County Superior Court
05/05/11  US Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor and Arizona Chief Justice Berch Visit Middle School to Celebrate Law Day 2011
04/19/11  Court grants motion for Warrant of Execution of Donald Beaty
04/18/11  Nominees Announced for Judicial Vacancy in Maricopa County Superior Court
03/25/11  Public asked for input on applicants for Maricopa County Superior Court
03/24/11  Judicial Nominees Announced for Vacancy on Pima County Superior Court
03/22/11  Public input sought on Maricopa County Superior Court Applicants
03/07/11  Public asked for input on applicants for the Pima County Superior Court
02/23/11  Nominations announced for vacancies on Maricopa County Superior Court
02/17/11  Applications sought for vacancies on Maricopa County Superior Court
02/01/11  Arizona Supreme Court and Community of Yavapai County Celebrate the Swearing in of Robert M. Brutinel
01/28/11  Public Asked for Input on Candidates For Superior Court Vacancies
01/20/11  Commission on Appellate Court Appointments Announces Emergency Meeting 
01/19/11  Order issued by the Arizona Supreme Court in the Special Action regarding the Independent Redistricting Commission 
01/11/11  Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants 
01/08/11  Statement from Chief Justice Rebecca White Berch 
01/07/11  Justice Brutinel to begin duties as an Arizona Supreme Court Justice 
01/05/11  Passing of Maricopa County Superior Court Judge Pendleton Gaines 
  
2010 Press Releases

12/30/10 Results of meeting to address Redistricting Nominees
12/20/10 Public Meeting Notice
12/10/10 Applications Being Accepted For Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
12/10/10 Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Pima County Superior Court
11/22/10 Governor Brewer Appoints Judge Robert Brutinel as Arizona Supreme Court Justice
11/18/10 State Seeks Comments on Redistricting Commission Candidates  
10/19/10 JRJ Loan Repayment Program 
10/19/10 Comments Sought on Applicants for Arizona Redistricting Commission
09/30/10 Nominees for Arizona Supreme Court Announced
09/29/10 Children in Foster Care need your help
09/22/10 JRJ Grant program announced to assist with student loan repayment for prosecutors and public defenders
09/16/10 Judicial Performance Review Commission Announces Official Performance Ratings for Judges
09/14/10  State Seeks Members for Independent Redistricting Commission
09/13/10  New Presiding Disciplinary Judge Announced
09/13/10 Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Arizona Supreme Court
09/01/10 Arizona Judicial Branch Now on Facbook and Twitter
08/27/10 Comment Sought on Three Finalists for Presiding Disciplinary Judge
08/23/10 Thirteen Applicants Being Considered or Arizona Supreme Court
07/19/10 Applications Being Accepted For Vacancy on Arizona Supreme Court
07/16/10 Judicial Nominees Announced
07/13/10 Judicial Nominees Announced 
07/01/10 Supreme Court Adopts Changes to Attorney Discipline System
06/25/10 Committee on Improving Probate Matters is Soliciting Public Input
06/18/10 Commission to vote on performance of Justices and Judges on 2010 general election ballot
06/16/10 Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Pima Superior Court Vacancies
06/04/10 Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancies
06/01/10 Arizona Supreme Court Justice Michael D. Ryan Announces Retirement
05/18/10 Public Hearing Announced for Proposed Changes to Child Support Guidelines
05/17/10 Public comment sought on Pima County Superior Court Applicants
05/17/10 Public comment sought on Maricopa County Superior Court Applicants
05/13/10 Court Advocates Speak Up for Foster Children 
05/03/10 Supreme Court and Appellate Case Information Now Available Online
04/30/10 Committee on Improving Judicial Oversight and Processing of Probate Court Matters Established
04/26/10 Judge Brutinel receives National CASA "Judge of the Year" Award
04/15/10 Judicial applications sought for vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
04/15/10 Judicial applications sought for Pima County Superior Court
03/30/10 Judicial Nominees Announced for Maricopa County Superior Court 
03/23/10 Supreme Court announces new special investigator  Statement from Arizona Supreme Court on Announcement
03/15/10 Chief Justice to present State of the Judiciary
03/12/10 New Judicial Branch Website Launched
03/10/10  Supreme Court announces special investigator 
03/01/10  Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
02/19/10 Commission Invites Public to Comment on Performance of Justices and Judges on 2010 General Election Ballot 
02/17/10 Judicial Nominees Announced
01/04/10 Attorneys May Now Apply for Admission on Motion to Practice Law in Arizona 

2009 Press Releases

12-28-09    New Presiding Judge Maricopa County Superior Court Honorable Norm Davis
12-21-09    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applications
12-14-09    In the Matter of Jeffrey Phillips
12-14-09    Applications Being Accepted For Vacancies on Pima County Superior Court
12-14-09    Passing Of The Honorable Patricia A. Whitehead
12-11-09    Governor Jan Brewer Announces Appointment of Judge Virginia Kelly to Arizona Court of Appeals Division II
11-27-09    Honorable Roxanne K Song Ong Awarded (NAPABA) Trailblazer Award
11-19-09    Judge Hoggatt Wins National Award
11-19-09    Budget Crisis
11-18-09    Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
11-05-09    Nominees for Arizona Court of Appeals Announced
10-20-09    Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Arizona Court of Appeals
10-16-09    Governor Jan Brewer Announces Appointment of superior Court Judge in Yavapai County
09-23-09    Eight Applicants Being Considered for Arizona Court of Appeals
09-22-09    Governor Jan Brewer Announces Appointment of Superior Court Judges in Maricopa County
08-25-09    Judicial Nominees Announced
08-20-09    Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Arizona Court of Appeals
07-28-09    Governor Appoints Pelander to Arizona Supreme Court
07-22-09    Public Asked For Input On Candidates For Superior Court Vacancies
06-30-09     Nominees For Arizona Supreme Court Announced
06-16-09    Governor Jan Brewer Announces Appointment of Pima County Superior Court Judge
06-08-09    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
06-03-09    Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Arizona Supreme Court
05-15-09   Governor Brewer Appoints Lee F. Jantzen to Mohave County Superior Court
05-12-09   Judicial Nominees Announced
05-06-29   17 Applicants Being Considered for Arizona Supreme Court
04-20-09   Governor Jan Brewer Announces Appointment of Superior Court Judges in Maricopa County
04-16-09   Public Asked for input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancy
04-08-09   Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applications
04-01-09   Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Arizona Supreme Court
03-30-09  Judicial Nominees Announced
03-26-09  Supreme Court Announces New Leadership
03-23-09  State of the Judiciary Address
03-23-09  State of the Judiciary Press Release
03-04-09  Applications Being Accepted Pima County Superior Court
03-02-09  Public Input on Candidates For Superior Court Vacancies
03-02-09  Mohave County Press Release
03-02-09  Mohave County Superior Court Announcement
02-02-09   Public Comment Sought Superior Court Applicants
01-05-09   Applications sought for vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court


2008 Press Releases

12-16-08    Judicial Nominees Announced
11-13-08    Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancies
11-03-08    New Presiding Judge Appointed Superior Court in Pinal  County
10-27-08    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
10-06-08    Opening on Legal Document Preparer Board
10-03-08    Code of Judicial Conduct Hearing
09-26-08    Vacancies on the Superior Court in Maricopa County
09-16-08    Arizona Supreme Court Makes Important Rule Changes
09-15-08    Chief Justice McGregor Reappoints Judge James Soto as Presiding Judge
08-29-08    Chief Justice McGregor Appointed to National Commission
08-26-08    Nominees for Court of Appeals Announced
08-05-08    Public Asked for Input on Applicants
07-25-08    Twelve Applicants Considered for Court of Appeals
07-09-08    Vacancy on Court of Appeals
07-01-08    Judicial Performance Review Commission to vote on Judges
06-17-08    Vacancy on Court of Appeals
05-23-08    Judicial Nominees Announced
04-15-08    Commission Asks for Public's Input on Superior Court Applicants
03-31-08    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
03-03-08    Applications Sought for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
02-15-08    Public Comment Sought on Performance of Judges
02-05-08    2008 State of the Judiciary
01-29-08    Judicial Nominees Announced
01-25-08    New Ways to Access Courts
01-11-08    Commission Seeks Comment on Applicants


2007 Press Releases

12-03-07    Public Comment Sought
11-08-07    Crime Victim Notification System
10-31-07    Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
10-10-07    Chief Justice Ruth V. McGregor Announces Center for Evidence Based Sentencing
10-10-07    Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancy
10-01-07    Arizona Supreme Court Wins Media Awards
09-24-07    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
09-04-07    Arizona Courts Process DUI Cases Faster
08-22-07    Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
08-15-07    Judicial Nominees Announced
07-23-07    Applications Sought for Vacancies on Disciplinary Commission
07-19-07    Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancies
07-03-07    Chief Justice McGregor Announces New Rules to Govern Prop. 100 Cases
07-02-07    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
06-06-07    Vacancies on Maricopa County Superior Court
06-05-07    Judicial Nominees Announced
05-21-07    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
05-10-07    Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
05-08-07    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
05-04-07    Results from the February 2007 Bar Exam
05-01-07    Governor Napolitano Appoints Welty to Maricopa County Superior Court
04-10-07    Judicial Nominees Announced
03-16-07    Governor Napolitano Appoints Two to the Maricopa County Superior Court
03-07-07    Judicial Nominees Announced
03-01-07    Judicial Nominees Announced
02-12-07    Chief Justice creates task force to study death penalty cases
02-06-07    Public Comment sought on Superior Court Applicants
02-01-07    Applications Sought for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
01-25-07    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Candidates
01-18-07    2007 State of the Judiciary
01-08-07    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
01-04-07    Applications Sought for Vacancy on Pima County Superior Court


2006 Press Releases

12-18-06    Applications Sought for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
11-30-06    Applications Sought for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
11-09-06    Announcement of new Presiding Judge of Superior Court in Pima County
10-13-06    New "Law for Seniors" brochure and Web site
10-12-06    Nominees for Court of Appeals Announced
10-06-06    New phone numbers for Supreme Court and AOC
10-06-06    New Web site Gives Public easy access to judge ratings
09-25-06    Supreme Court visits Navajo and Apache counties
09-08-06    Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Court of Appeals
08-30-06    Judicial Nominees Announced
08-23-06    7 Applications Being Considered for Arizona Court of Appeals
08-01-06    Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancies
07-27-06    Public Members Sought for Committee on Character and Fitness
07-21-06    Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Arizona Court of Appeals
07-18-06    Nominees for Court of Appeals Announced
07-10-06    Public Comment Sought on Superior Court Applicants
06-28-06    Public Asked for Input on Candidates for Court of Appeals
06-28-06    Commission to Vote on Performance of Justices and Judges on 2006 General Election Ballot
06-12-06    14 Applicants Being Considered for Arizona Court of Appeals
06-08-06    Foster Care Review Board Honors Scottsdale Resident
06-06-06    Applications Being Accepted for Vacancy on Maricopa County Superior Court
05-09-06    Applications Being Sought for Vacancy on Arizona Court of Appeals
05-03-06    Increasing Public Access to Court Rules
04-20-06    CASA Program honored by Arizona Attorney General
03-24-06    New judge appointed to Superior Court in Pima County 
03-15-06    Chief Justice Ruth V. McGregor Announces JP Court Reorganization
03-13-06    New judge appointed to Superior Court in Maricopa County 
03-10-06    Chief Justice Ruth V. McGregor's Commission to Enhance Victims' Rights
03-08-06    Judicial Nominees Announced
02-21-06    Judicial Nominees Announced
02-16-06    Public Comment Sought on Candidates for Pima County Superior Court
02-09-06    New Presiding Judge named for the Superior Court of Yuma County
02-08-06    Volunteer Mediator Training Available
02-07-06    Public Asked for input on Candidates for Superior Court Vacancy
02-01-06    30 Applicants Being Considered for Superior Court Vacancy
01-31-06    Three Branches of Arizona Government Welcome Home Sandra Day O'Connor
01-20-06    Public Comments Sought on Superior Court Applications
01-12-06    Judge Recognized at Legislature
01-05-06    Chief Justice Announces Plans to Speed DUI Case Processing