Court Proceedings

  1. Arraignment

    Learn what will happen at the time of your arraignment so you can be prepared for future legal developments regarding your case.

  2. Pleas

    Find out what pleas you can make after your arraignment.

  3. The Trial

    You always have the right to have your case set for trial. The State is then required to prove the charge against you beyond a reasonable doubt.

  4. Presenting the Case

    Learn what all is involved in presenting a case to a judge and jury of your peers.

  5. Sentencing

    This is the final stage in the process of an original trial.

  6. Appeal

    Following the trial, you have the right to appeal the final judgment of this Court to the Yavapai County Superior Court.