District Court has jurisdiction to hear civil cases if the amount in controversy does not exceed $5,000. The causes of action can arise from contractual obligations, damages for personal injuries, personal property, or real property provided the issues do not involve title or possession, etc. The clerks can not give legal advise.
The filing fee is $14.00. Motion hearings are usually set on every Thursday at 9:30 A.M. Please contact the court to verify dates.