Able Distributing Co. v. Lampe
In Able Distributing Co. v. Lampe, 160 Ariz. 399, 773 P.2d 504, 510 (Ariz. Ct. App. 1989), the Arizona court held that "Debtor's failure to demonstrate that all costs incurred in connection with the project had been paid does not make the debt contingent for purposes of garnishment. "
The court affirmed payment of remaining funds to the garnishor after deduction of lien amounts and back charges, noting that no further liens could be filed on the private construction project. 773 P.2d at 507, 510.