Legal Question in Family Law in Arizona

What does the following entry from a court docket mean?

Case Documents

Filing Date Description

10/2/2013 928 ME: Stay of Proceedings

9/17/2013 PTO - PETITION/MOTION FOR TEMPORARY ORDERS

Asked on 10/02/13, 3:48 pm

1 Answer from Attorneys

Joan Bundy Joan Bundy Law

Which one?

the 10/2/2013 one means there has been a stay of the proceedings, essentially a temporary halt. This is usually caused by a spouse/parent asking for referral to Conciliation Court for marital counseling.

the 9/17/2013 means a petition was filed on that date asking for temporary orders to be established in the case until the matter is final.

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Answered on 10/15/13, 9:07 pm


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