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Find the most up-to-date information at www. The Hopi Center is closed through March 1. The Arizona Constitution course pays special attention to operation of state and local government, and the U.
It is also usually considered part of the Mountain states.
About Arizona for Kids
Learn about Arizona This Arizona Office of Tourism site provides general, tourism and recreation information about Arizona. Census Bureau site has population statistics and other Arizona information. Census data and other information about each county. Meaning of Arizona This is information about the meaning and derivation of the place name Arizona. Documents Leading to Statehood This is a compilation of documents which relate to Arizona becoming a state. Lori Piestewa Army Spc. Lori Piestewa, an Arizona native, is believed to be the first Native American service woman killed in combat in a foreign war.
It is also the fifth-most populous city in the United States, the largest state capital by population,  and the only state capital with a population of more than one million residents. Phoenix is the anchor of the Phoenix metropolitan area , also known as the Valley of the Sun , which in turn is part of the Salt River Valley. The metropolitan area is the 11th largest by population in the United States, with approximately 4. Phoenix was settled in as an agricultural community near the confluence of the Salt and Gila Rivers and was incorporated as a city in It became the capital of Arizona Territory in These remained the driving forces of the city until after World War II , when high-tech companies began to move into the valley and air conditioning made Phoenix's hot summers more bearable.
Skip to main navigation. Arizona addressed four different cases involving custodial interrogations. In each of these cases, the defendant was questioned by police officers, detectives, or a prosecuting attorney in a room in which he was cut off from the outside world. In none of these cases was the defendant given a full and effective warning of his rights at the outset of the interrogation process. In all the cases, the questioning elicited oral admissions and, in three of them, signed statements that were admitted at trial. By custodial interrogation, we mean questioning initiated by law enforcement officers after a person has been taken into custody or otherwise deprived of his freedom of action in any significant way.
History & Government
A mug shot of Ernesto Miranda, whose wrongful conviction led to the landmark case Miranda v. Arizona, in which the Court held that detained criminal suspects must be informed of their rights prior to police questioning. Reproduction courtesy of the Arizona Department of Corrections. Published in December All rights reserved.
From Page to Douglas, Quartzsite to Clifton, in every corner of the state, the Arizona Historical Society helps communities preserve and pass on their culture, folkways, and histories to school children, local residents, and tourists. The materials consist of web pages, books, manuscripts collections, photograph collections, and more. Arizona Heritage Traveler Arizona. Get to know the stories behind the names by visiting the heritage sites featured here. This book published every two years preserves the history of Arizona and helps archive it for future generations to use as a reference. Now online!
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Arizona: A History, Revised Edition
Hailed as a model state history thanks to Thomas E. Sheridan's thoughtful analysis and lively interpretation of the people and events shaping the Grand Canyon State, Arizona has become a standard in the field. Now, just in time for Arizona's centennial, Sheridan has revised and expanded this already top-tier state history to incorporate events and changes that have taken place in recent years. Addressing contemporary issues like land use, water rights, dramatic population increases, suburban sprawl, and the US-Mexico border, the new material makes the book more essential than ever. It successfully places the forty-eighth state's history within the context of national and global events. No other book on Arizona history is as integrative or comprehensive. From stone spear points more than 10, years old to the boom and bust of the housing market in the first decade of this century, Arizona: A History explores the ways in which Native Americans, Hispanics, African Americans, Asians, and Anglos have inhabited and exploited Arizona.
Немедленно! - Джабба достал из кармана мобильник. - Давайте мне его номер. Я сам позвоню этому… - Не беспокойтесь, - прошептала Сьюзан. - Танкадо мертв. Все замерли в изумлении.
Он знал: все уверены, что он ушел. В шуме, доносившемся из-под пола шифровалки, в его голове звучал девиз лаборатории систем безопасности: Действуй, объясняться будешь. В мире высоких ставок, в котором от компьютерной безопасности зависело слишком многое, минуты зачастую означали спасение системы или ее гибель. Трудно было найти время для предварительного обоснования защитных мер. Сотрудникам службы безопасности платили за их техническое мастерство… а также за чутье. Действуй, объясняться будешь. Чатрукьян знал, что ему делать.