Civil Division

Overview

The Civil Division is divided into four (4) areas; Small Claims, Civil Actions, Evictions and Stalking and Harassment. Small Claims actions have a monetary limit of $10,000.00 and are conducted more informally, generally, without attorneys present. Civil actions have a monetary limit of $15,000.00. Evictions deal with landlord-tenant disputes. Stalking and harassing orders are available for cases that do not involve domestic or intimate relationships (e.g., sons, daughters, husbands, wives, boyfriend or girlfriend).

Information on Incorrect Credit Reports

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