For Petition for Post-conviction Relief

You may use the forms on this page if the following factors apply to your situation :
  • You may use the forms and instructions in this packet if...
    • You want to file for post-conviction relief, AND
    • This filing is part of the original criminal action with the same case number, AND
    • You are raising the issue issues in this petition for the first time, AND
    • You understand that you must file a NOTICE of Request for Post-Conviction Relief before you file the PETITION for Post-Conviction Relief.
    • You have read the post-conviction relief statutes (A.R.S. ยง 13-4231 and those that follow), and you are eligible for relief under the statutes.
  • DO NOT USE THE FORMS in this packet if:
    • You previously petitioned for post-conviction relief, OR
    • You previously raised the issues in this petition before on appeal, OR
    • You have appealed this case to a higher court.


Be sure the documents are in the following order:

Post-Conviction Relief - CRPCR1


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General Information About Post-Conviction Relief - CRPCR10h
Instructions to complete the forms and steps in the process - CRPCR11i
Notice of Request for Post-Conviction Relief - CRPCR12f
Petition for Post-Conviction Relief - CRPCR11f
Request for Preparation of Post-Conviction Relief Record - CRPCR13f

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