Posts Categorized: Wrongful Death

A Quick Overview of Wrongful Death Laws in Phoenix AZ

Nearly all wrongful death cases in and around Phoenix involve carelessness and negligence. Wrongful death cases are civil cases and not criminal. A criminal case might be pending against the person who caused the death of somebody else, but the wrongful death case will be heard in a different courtroom with a different judge and… Read more

Recoverable Damages in an Arizona Wrongful Death Lawsuit

In Arizona, the unexpected death of a family member or loved one resulting from the negligent or intentional actions of another can give rise to a legal claim for wrongful death. In such a case, the dependents of the decedent, including the spouse, children and others who depended upon them, are entitled to be reimbursed… Read more

Decoding the Complex Arizona Wrongful Death Statute

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In the state of Arizona, a wrongful death claim is subject to the Arizona Revised Statute §12-611 to 12-613. Within the statutes, loved ones are given basic rights to seek compensation under particular circumstances. The wrongful death statutes are highly complex; therefore, family members should consult a Phoenix wrongful death lawyer before assuming their case… Read more