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Rule 14.1. General Provisions

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Criminal Procedure

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Criminal Procedure (Refs & Annos)
IV. Pretrial Procedures
Rule 14. Arraignment (Refs & Annos)
16A A.R.S. Rules Crim.Proc., Rule 14.1
Rule 14.1. General Provisions
The purpose of an arraignment is to formally advise defendants of the charges against them and their legal rights, to assure they are provided counsel if applicable, to enter a plea, and to set a trial date or a later court date. At an arraignment, a magistrate informs defendants of the matters in Rule 14.4.


Added Aug. 31, 2017, effective Jan. 1, 2018.

Editors' Notes

Former Rule 14.1, relating to when held, was abrogated effective Jan. 1, 2018. See, now, AZ ST RCRP Rule 14.2.
16A A. R. S. Rules Crim. Proc., Rule 14.1, AZ ST RCRP Rule 14.1
Current with amendments received through 05/1/2020.
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