Arizona Superior Court

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The Superior Court of the State of Arizona is the Arizona state court of general jurisdiction.

Jurisdiction[edit]

The Constitution of Arizona provides the Superior Court with jurisdiction over:[1]

Divisions[edit]

Under Article 6, section 13, of the Arizona Constitution, "[t]he superior courts provided for in this section shall constitute a single court, composed of all the duly elected or appointed judges in each of the counties of the state."[2] In this sense, the single Superior Court of the State of Arizona is divided into fifteen divisions, conterminous with the fifteen counties of Arizona. Officially, each Superior Court division is styled the "Superior Court of the State of Arizona in and for the County of (County)".[3] For example, the Superior Court division located in Coconino County is officially the, "Superior Court of the State of Arizona in and for the County of Coconino."[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Superior Court". Arizona Administrative Office of the Courts. Retrieved 22 June 2014. 
  2. ^ "Article 6, section 13, Arizona Constitution". Arizona Legislature. Retrieved 28 June 2012. 
  3. ^ a b "Arizona Revised Statutes §12-126". Arizona Legislature. Retrieved 28 June 2012. 

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