Christakis v. Deitsch (12/1/2020)

December 9, 2020
Arizona Court of Appeals Division One holds that the ecclesiastical abstention doctrine does not apply to preclude a court from resolving substantively neutral tort claims even when the claims arise against a religious backdrop.

Murphy v. Woomer – 11/27/2020

December 9, 2020
Arizona Court of Appeals Division Two holds that a workshop built on property is a fixture, not personal property, regardless of the subjective intent of the workshop’s builder.

Duff v. Lee (11/25/2020)

December 2, 2020
Arizona Supreme Court holds that there is no conflict between mandatory arbitration under A.R.S. § 12-133 and the Court-created Fast Trial and Alternative Resolution (“FASTAR”) program.

Ariz. Advoc. Network Found. v. State (9/29/2020)

November 4, 2020
Arizona Court of Appeals Division One upholds portions of amended campaign finance statute as consistent with the Arizona Voter Protection Act (VPA), while striking down under the VPA a proposed limitation on the investigative authority of the Citizens Clean Election Commission.