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Rule 8.2. Oral Argument

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedLocal Rules of Practice Superior Court

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Local Rules of Practice Superior Court (Refs & Annos)
Santa Cruz County (Refs & Annos)
Rule 8. Motions (Refs & Annos)
17C A.R.S. Super.Ct.Local Prac.Rules, Santa Cruz County, Rule 8.2
Rule 8.2. Oral Argument
a. Submission Upon Memoranda. Except as to motions for summary judgment, all motions shall be deemed submitted upon memoranda, as required by Rule 7.1(a) Rules of Civil Procedure, unless the motion or answering memorandum contains in the caption the words “Oral Argument Requested” and notice for hearing as provided above. All matters submitted upon memoranda only shall be set on the Court's calendar as “non-appearance” matters.
b. Oral Argument. Oral argument of a motion shall be granted, but is limited to a total of ten (10) minutes for each side, which time shall not be exceeded without special permission approved in advance by the filing of a motion with notice to the Court and opposing parties.
c. Telephonic Argument. Oral argument by telephone conference call may be had on motions of a non-evidentiary nature upon prior approval by the Court. Counsel requesting the telephonic argument shall coordinate and initiate the call, at his/her expense, at a date and time agreeable to all parties and the Court.


Added as Rule 10.2, Dec. 1, 1987, effective Feb. 15, 1998. Amended Jan. 19, 1999, effective Feb. 1, 1999; May 31, 2002, effective June 1, 2002. Redesignated Rule 8.2, June 10, 2003, effective Aug. 1, 2003.
17C A. R. S. Super. Ct. Local Prac. Rules, Santa Cruz County, Rule 8.2, AZ ST SANTA CRUZ SUPER CT Rule 8.2
State Court Rules are current with amendments received through April 1, 2024. The Code of Judicial Administration is current with amendments received through April 1, 2024.
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