Teachers *  About LFK * LFK en Espanol * Search LFK:   
Arizona
LFK Home Speak Up! Stories Toons Laws Justice for All Law Docs Change It! Games Links
Search Questions
 Speak Up! Topics
  Arrested (61)
  Banking (5)
  Bullying (6)
  Contracts (5)
  Credit (4)
  Curfew (44)
  Drinking (25)
  Driving (187)
  Emancipation (67)
  Family (219)
  Guns and Weapons (23)
  Housing (17)
  Illegal Substances (91)
  Jury Duty (15)
  Marriage (16)
  New Laws (15)
  Other (378)
  School (118)
  Sexual Assault and Misconduct (31)
  Trouble (34)
  Vandalism and Property Damage (8)
  Violence (87)
  Voting (6)
  When You Turn 18 (107)
  Work and Employment (24)

Latest Questions
  • Is it illegal to download foreign items that is not licensed in United States?

  • I have a questions for you. Since i'm emancipated do I still have to have my parent sign for me to get a tatoo in arizona. And if not would i have to bring the emancipation papers with me to get a tatoo.thanx for answering all my questions.

  • how many people can i have in my car,and what is the curfew in goodyear,az

  • what is the cerfew for pinetop-lakeside, az?

  • Can I get emancipated if I'm only 15, if I'm pregnant, and still going to school? And can I live with my boyfriend which he has a job and will prvied everything needed for me and my baby.

  • Search Dictionary

    Speak Up! - Browse Questions

    Speak Up - Questions and Answers are grouped into key areas of the law. Follow the links below to see Q & As  in these topics:

    More Questions

      

    Arrested (61 questions)
    Can I be charged with possession of stolen property if a actually bought it?
    You could be mistakenly charged for theft if you honestly had no idea that you possessed stolen prop... more »

      

    Banking (5 questions)
    How much does it cost to attend college?

    Information about college costs, scholorships and planning for your education is usually availabl... more »

      

    Bullying (6 questions)
    can a bully be someone you are friends with?

    Even if someone calls him/herself a friend because they hang out with you, they can NOT bully you... more »

      

    Contracts (5 questions)
    Who can make a contract?

    You can. . . when you're 18 years old. And you'll find plenty of opportunities for such things a... more »

      

    Credit (4 questions)
    What is a credit report?

    A credit report is a summary of what debts you owe and a history of how promptly you have paid of... more »

      

    Curfew (44 questions)
    What is the curfew in Tucson, Arizona?
    In Tucson, Arizona curfew is 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. for youth under the age of 16. For those between 16 a... more »

      

    Drinking (25 questions)
    I was arrested and charged possession and consuming alcohol along with my 17 year old brother. They gave a breathalyzer to my brother and never to me. I told them that i wasn't drinking and they could give me the test also but they didn't and still charged me with possession and consuming. They filled out all the paper work and took me home and then realized that i wasn't a juvenile. Can they still charge me? The driver of the car was also given the test and was let go. They found beer under the drivers seat and in the cup holder but he wasn't charged with anything is this right?
    The police can charge anyone with anything. The bigger question is whether they can prove it beyond ... more »

      

    Driving (187 questions)

    Is there a motorized skateboard law in Scottsdale?
    What are the driving laws for a motorized skateboard in Scottsdale, Arizona?

    Article IV. Bicycles, skateboards, motorized skateboards and multiuse paths

    ... more »

      

    Emancipation (67 questions)

    If I get emancipated in Arizona, can I move to Washington state and still be emancipated?

    Yes. If you become emancipated by a court of competent jurisdiction in Arizona, that judgment is ... more »

      

    Family (219 questions)
    I live with my mother and stepfather. my mom had full custody of me. Do i have the choice of living with my father?

    Arizona law does not generally allow a minor child to formally "choose" which parent he... more »

      

    Guns and Weapons (23 questions)
    I am only working about 4-6 hrs a day and my employer is demanding that I take a 30 min break while on my shift is this legal.

    In Arizona there are no laws or regulations covering breaks and lunch hours either for adults or ... more »

      

    Housing (17 questions)
    Does the landlord have obligations as well?

    Yes, the landlord must also comply with the requirements of applicable building codes affecting h... more »

      

    Illegal Substances (91 questions)

    Why is marijuana illegal?

    Something is illegal when laws are passed prohibiting it. Marijuana is against the law because th... more »

      

    Jury Duty (15 questions)
    How do they decide who should be called to serve on a jury?
    A list of potential jurors is usually prepared from voter registration and driver’s license lists. ... more »

      

    Marriage (16 questions)

    I am pregnant and i am planning to go thru a private adoption. the father of the baby is not in my life. my mom is in prison and im wondering what kind of rights i have like signing legal papers to the couple i am giving my baby to. please any info you have would be rad.

    The fact that you are a minor does not take away your rights as a parent to sign legal documents ... more »

      

    New Laws (15 questions)
    How does my emancipation affect my parents?
    Once you are emancipated your parents no longer have to support you or provide for your medical care... more »

      

    Other (378 questions)
    Why do we have Amendments?
    An amendment is 'a change in or an addition to a document.'

    Our founding fathers knew th... more »

      

    School (118 questions)
    why is ditching a bad thing to do???

    Ditching, or truancy, is against the law for anyone between the ages of six and sixteen. (more »

      

    Sexual Assault and Misconduct (31 questions)
    Could my father or mother stop me from dating my 19 year old boyfriend? Since we aren't having sex could they press any charges against him?
    If you are a minor (under 18 years old in Arizona) your parents have the right and duty to control y... more »

      

    Trouble (34 questions)
    Can I be charged with possession of stolen property if a actually bought it?
    You could be mistakenly charged for theft if you honestly had no idea that you possessed stolen prop... more »

      

    Vandalism and Property Damage (8 questions)

    What would I face if I was with people when they were smashing windows? I only broke two out of the many of they did. What class of a crime would it be? and Could I be tried as an adult for it?

    The charges that you could potentially face really depend on all of the facts.  However, ass... more »

      

    Violence (87 questions)
    What if no one believes that you are being abused by your boyfriend.
    If you need immediate help, contact the police. Otherwise, you should go to an adult you respect and... more »

      

    Voting (6 questions)

    when do I have to be registered by in order to be able to vote in November?

    The deadline in Arizona for registration to vote in the November 4, 2008 election is October 6, 2... more »

      

    When You Turn 18 (107 questions)
    Are there any disadvantages to having it all in writing?
    Pre-printed leases usually are prepared by and favor the landlord. You should read the lease careful... more »

      

    Work and Employment (24 questions)
    I am only working about 4-6 hrs a day and my employer is demanding that I take a 30 min break while on my shift is this legal.

    In Arizona there are no laws or regulations covering breaks and lunch hours either for adults or ... more »

    LFK Home   |   Speak Up!   |   Stories   |   Toons   |   Laws   |   Justice for All   |   Law Docs   |   Change It!   |   Games   |   Links
    Disclaimer: The information contained in this site is made available as a public service to the general public and is not intended to serve as legal advice. You should consult a trained legal professional for questions you may have about the laws affecting juveniles or any legal interpretations.

    Send Feedback regarding website content or to report bugs.
    Copyright © 1998 - 2022. Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education, All rights reserved

    Privacy Policy  |  Terms of use  |  Disclaimer  |  Contact Us