Superior Court


   COURTHOUSE OFFICES WILL BE CLOSING AT NOON ON DECEMBER 24, 2019

Superior Court Hearings


The Superior Court hears and decides controversies and handles related hearings and proceedings covering both civil matters and criminal felonies. Criminal felony cases are those cases where the defendant could be sentenced to a state penitentiary.

Civil Cases


Civil cases of the Superior Court include:
  • Adoptions
  • Domestic relations
  • Juvenile matters (both offender and dependency)
  • Mental and alcohol petitions
  • Probate matters
  • Those brought on equitable grounds
  • Those involving title to or possession of real property
  • Those testing the legality of any tax

 

Law Library


Located in the Superior courtroom, the Law Library is a collection of law related publications and references available to officers of the court and general public, and serves the dual purpose of being the Judge's library reference.