Distracted Driver

Texting While Driving – Distracted Drivers Cause Accidents Arizona does not ban cellphone use while driving, nor is there a state-wide texting ban.  However, texting while driving may amount to negligent or reckless conduct, depending on...

Motorcycle Accident

Motorcycle Accident Watch out for Motorcycles A  motorcyclist was killed in an auto accident on I-17 near Anthem, Arizona this afternoon.   While the facts of the crash are unknown at this time, the tragedy is a reminder to keep a proper and...

Dog Bite Lawyer

The weather is cooling down, such that more dogs will come out in public to play, accompanied by their owners.  If you are the owner or person responsible for a dog, pursuant to Arizona law, a dog should either restrained on a leash or confined...

SB 1273 – Animal Law

On May 10, 2012, Governor Jan Brewer signed SB 1273 into law.  The bill cut the required number of days that greyhounds are made to race from 200 to 100 per year.  While 100 days of greyhound racing is 100 too many, Arizona has taken a positive...

Dog Bite Victims Can Sue

According to The Arizona Republic, Phoenix police arrested the owner of a dog in Phoenix on suspicion that she released her pit-bull to attack a woman.   The dog owner allegedly ordered her son to open a gate to let the dog loose on the dog bite...