Arizona Revised Statutes Title 13. Criminal Code § 13-710. Sentence for second degree murder

A. Except as provided in § 13-705 or § 13-706, subsection A , a person who is convicted of second degree murder as defined by § 13-1104 shall be sentenced as follows:

Minimum

Presumptive

Maximum

10 calendar years

16 calendar years

25 calendar years

B. Except as provided in § 13-704 or § 13-706, subsection A , a person who is convicted of second degree murder as defined by § 13-1104 and who has previously been convicted of second degree murder or a class 2 or 3 felony involving a dangerous offense shall be sentenced as follows:

Minimum

Presumptive

Maximum

15 calendar years

20 calendar years

29 calendar years

C. The presumptive term imposed pursuant to subsections A and B of this section may be mitigated or aggravated pursuant to § 13-701, subsections D and E .


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