The authority of a Court to hear and decide a certain issue. Each court’s ability to hear cases are defined…

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Judicial rotation

In Maricopa County, judges are assigned to a particular division of the court for generally three-year periods, though this can…

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Judicial Assistant

This is a person who does clerical work for the Court. Unlike the judge they can speak to parties to…

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Judgment in rem

A judgment against a property, thing, or status. In a divorce decree, the Court’s rulings dissolving the marriage and dividing…

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Judgment in personam

A judgment against a person, such as a judgment that imposes personal liability upon a person. In a divorce decree,…

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Judicial Day

Days that the Court are open; realistically, it’s the same as a business day. See Business Day and ARFLP Rule…

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Judgment Debtor’s Exam

A legal proceeding in which the judgment creditor asks the judgment debtor questions under oath to determine what assets the…

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Judgment Debtor

The party who owes money to the other party under the judgment.

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A judgment is a court order that is a decision in a lawsuit.

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