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A.R.S. Supreme Court Rules, Rule 30 (b)

  1. Request for certified reporter.  Any party to any action in Superior Court may request that any proceeding in that action be recorded by a certified court reporter.  The Court may grant the request if it is made at least five days prior to the proceeding. If a court reporter is available.
  2. Making the record in the absence of a timely request for a court reporter.  Except as provided for in (3) below, in the absence of a timely request for a certified court reporter the record will be made via electronic recording.
  3. Proceedings requiring a certified court reporter.  The following proceedings shall be recorded by a certified court reporter and not solely by electronic means: 
    1. Grand Jury proceedings;
    2. All proceedings in a first degree murder case; 
    3. Capital cases;
    4. Proceedings on a request for authorization of abortion without parental consent, pursuant to A.R.S. 36-2152.


Christopher Bleuenstein, Ph.D
Court Reporting Administrator
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