§ 13-2801 Definitions
§ 13-2802 Influencing a witness; classification
§ 13-2803 Receiving a bribe by a witness; classification
§ 13-2804 Tampering with a witness; classification
§ 13-2805 Influencing a juror; classification
§ 13-2806 Receiving a bribe by a juror; classification
§ 13-2807 Jury tampering; classification
§ 13-2808 Misconduct by a juror; classification
§ 13-2809 Tampering with physical evidence; classification
§ 13-2810 Interfering with judicial proceedings; classification
§ 13-2812 Unlawful grand jury disclosure; classification
§ 13-2813 Unlawful disclosure of an indictment, information or complaint; classification
§ 13-2814 Simulating legal process; classification

Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 13 > Chapter 28

  • Act: means a bodily movement. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Affirmed: In the practice of the appellate courts, the decree or order is declared valid and will stand as rendered in the lower court.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Benefit: means anything of value or advantage, present or prospective. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Boxing: means the act of attack and defense with the fists, using padded gloves, that is practiced as a sport. See Arizona Laws 5-221
  • Bribe: means anything of value or advantage, present or prospective, asked, offered, given, accepted or promised with a corrupt intent to influence, unlawfully, the person to whom it is given in that person's action, vote or opinion, in any public or official capacity. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Commission: means the Arizona game and fish commission. See Arizona Laws 5-301
  • Commission: means the Arizona state boxing and mixed martial arts commission. See Arizona Laws 5-221
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contest: means any boxing or mixed martial arts bout, event, contest, match or exhibition between two persons. See Arizona Laws 5-221
  • Department: means the Arizona game and fish department. See Arizona Laws 5-301
  • Director: means the director of the department of gaming. See Arizona Laws 5-221
  • Executive director: means the executive director of the commission. See Arizona Laws 5-221
  • Executor: A male person named in a will to carry out the decedent
  • Felony: means an offense for which a sentence to a term of imprisonment in the custody of the state department of corrections is authorized by any law of this state. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Grand jury: agreement providing that a lender will delay exercising its rights (in the case of a mortgage,
  • Indictment: The formal charge issued by a grand jury stating that there is enough evidence that the defendant committed the crime to justify having a trial; it is used primarily for felonies.
  • Juror: means any person who is a member of any impaneled jury or grand jury, and includes any person who has been drawn or summoned to attend as a prospective juror. See Arizona Laws 5-233
  • Knowingly: means , with respect to conduct or to a circumstance described by a statute defining an offense, that a person is aware or believes that the person's conduct is of that nature or that the circumstance exists. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Misdemeanor: means an offense for which a sentence to a term of imprisonment other than to the custody of the state department of corrections is authorized by any law of this state. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Mixed martial arts: means any form of competition or contest, other than boxing or kickboxing, in which blows are delivered and in which the competitors use any combination of tactics including boxing, wrestling, striking, kicking, martial arts and submission techniques. See Arizona Laws 5-221
  • Month: means a calendar month unless otherwise expressed. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Motorized watercraft: means any watercraft that is propelled by machinery whether or not the machinery is the principal source of propulsion. See Arizona Laws 5-301
  • Nonresident: means a citizen of the United States or an alien person who is not domiciled in this state and who is not a resident as defined in this section. See Arizona Laws 5-301
  • Oath: includes an affirmation or declaration. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Official proceeding: means a proceeding heard before any legislative, judicial, administrative or other governmental agency or official authorized to hear evidence under oath. See Arizona Laws 5-233
  • Operate: means to operate or be in actual physical control of a watercraft while on public waters. See Arizona Laws 5-301
  • Person: means a human being and, as the context requires, an enterprise, a public or private corporation, an unincorporated association, a partnership, a firm, a society, a government, a governmental authority or an individual or entity capable of holding a legal or beneficial interest in property. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Person: includes any individual, firm, corporation, partnership or association, and any agent, assignee, trustee, executor, receiver or representative thereof. See Arizona Laws 5-301
  • Physical evidence: means any article, object, document, record or other thing of physical substance. See Arizona Laws 5-233
  • Property: includes both real and personal property. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Resident: means a person who is either:

    (a) A member of the armed forces of the United States on active duty and stationed in this state for a period of thirty days immediately before the date of application for a watercraft decal. See Arizona Laws 5-301

  • Summons: Another word for subpoena used by the criminal justice system.
  • Testify: includes every manner of oral statement under oath or affirmation. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Testimony: means oral or written statements, documents or any other material that may be offered by a witness in an official proceeding. See Arizona Laws 5-233
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • Unlawful: means contrary to law or, where the context so requires, not permitted by law. See Arizona Laws 3-1703
  • Watercraft: means any boat designed to be propelled by machinery, oars, paddles or wind action upon a sail for navigation on the water, or as may be defined by rule of the commission. See Arizona Laws 5-301
  • Waterway: means any body of water, public or private, upon which a watercraft can be navigated. See Arizona Laws 5-301