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    Clerk Spotlight

    Your thoughts are important to us.  Let us know how we can better serve your needs by contacting our Civil or Criminal Division Administrators.

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    Criminal Division

    The General Sessions Criminal Court handles 100,000 cases per year. These are misdemeanors, preliminary hearings on felonies, traffic and environmental cases. Additional info...
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    Civil Division

    The General Sessions Civil Court has Jurisdiction over cases that don't fall under criminal court. Additional info...