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Understanding Aggravated Offenses in Arizona

A man committing assault with a deadly weapon, which is an aggravated offense in Arizona

A criminal conviction has serious consequences. If certain factors were present during the crime, the consequences can be even more severe. In Arizona, aggravating factors can increase the sentence a judge gives. There are also some crimes that have corresponding aggravated offenses. These are classified as more severe crimes and have harsher sentencing guidelines than …

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Who is Required to Register as a Sex Offender in Arizona?

A gavel and handcuffs, representing the question of who is required to register as a sex offender in Arizona

A consequence of being convicted of a sex crime is the requirement to register on the state’s sex offender registry. Becoming a registered sex offender affects nearly every aspect of a person’s life, from where they can live to what jobs they can secure and which educational opportunities they can pursue. Here is what you …

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