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Arizona Supreme Court Issues Important Order for Court Transition Due to Coronavirus

Given the concern regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, courts around Arizona have largely avoided all in-person hearings.  Many matters previously set for April and May have been converted to telephonic, video, or continued.  On Friday May 8, the Arizona Supreme Court … Continue reading

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Justice is Met – Arizona Supreme Court Follows Plain Language of Arizona Medical Marijuana Act in Overturning Court of Appeals

Arizona Supreme Court overturns Court of Appeals medical marijuana State v. Jones decision. Continue reading

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Arizona Court of Appeals Ignores the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act in State v. Jones

The Arizona Court of Appeals yesterday decided State v. Jones in a perplexing 2-1 decision that appears to ignore the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (“AMMA”).   Defendant Rodney Jones was a registered qualifying patient under AMMA allowing him to possess under … Continue reading

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