2005 Arizona Revised Statutes - Revised Statutes §25-403.05 Sexual offenders; murderers; custody and parenting time
Unless the court finds that there is no significant risk to the child and states its reasons in writing, The court shall not grant a person sole or joint physical or legal custody of a child or unsupervised parenting time with a child if the person:
1. Is a registered sex offender.
2. Has been convicted of murder in the first degree and the victim of the murder was the other parent of the child who is the subject of the order. In making its finding, the court may consider, among other factors, the following:
(a) Credible evidence that the convicted parent was a victim of domestic violence, as defined in section 13-3601, committed by the murdered parent.
(b) Testimony of an expert witness that the convicted parent suffered trauma from abuse committed by the murdered parent.
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