Stories tagged: "arizona supreme court"


Photo courtesy: Arizona Supreme Court Facebook page
Expand the Supreme Court? Arizona Did It First.

Gov. Doug Ducey signed legislation expanding the Arizona Supreme Court from five justices to seven in 2016.

This undated photo provided by the Arizona Department of Corrections shows John Michael Allen, who was convicted of murder and sentenced to death in the 2011 suffocation killing of a 10-year-old relative he locked in a plastic storage box as a punishment and left to die. His death sentence and murder conviction were upheld Tuesday, April 14, 2020 by the Arizona Supreme Court. (Arizona Department of Corrections via AP)
Conviction Upheld in Death of Arizona Girl Locked in Box

The Arizona Supreme Court upheld John Michael Allen's murder conviction and death sentence. Allen suffocated 10-year-old Ame Deal in a box because she stole an ice pop.