Right to counsel

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Legislation, Civil Commitment - Subject of Petition

A statute provides a right to counsel for both juveniles and indigent adults in civil commitment cases, including for emergency proceedings.

Cite: Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 8-221(C), Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 31-502(A)(8), Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. §36-528(D).

Appointment of Counsel: categorical Qualified: no