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The Adult Court Bench Book (ACBB) provides guidance for magistrates who sit in the adult court dealing mainly with defendants aged 18 or over. It is used for reference at court and to support consistent training. The Bench Book is supplemented by national sentencing guidelines, checklists and pronouncement cards. Magistrates' Court Bench Book. Blackstone's Magistrates' Court Handbook's easy-to-use pocket-sized format facilitates quick reading and instant decision-making. Tables, flow-charts, and a clear system of icons aid comprehension and speedy navigation. Cross-referencing to Blackstone's Criminal Practice provides you with easy access to in-depth commentary/5(8). Magistrate’s Court is a court of law. You may file a civil lawsuit in Magistrate’s Court if: •You believe that you or your property has been injured or damaged. •The value of that injury or damage is $⁂⁀※※.※※ or less. •You have a landlord/tenant Size: 1MB.
Summary Court Expungement Process as Required by (A) Where Defendant Is Fingerprinted. Summary Court Expungement Process as Required by (B) Where Defendant was Not Fingerprinted. Alcohol - Distilleries, etc. Driving Under the Influence (DUI) of Intoxicating Liquors, etc. Magistrate Ellen Steinberg West Ashley Area Magistrate Court Sam Rittenberg Boulevard, Unit 11 Post Office Box Charleston, SC Phone: () Fax: () Magistrate Court is often called the people’s court, because it helps regular citizens represent themselves, without an attorney, in cases against other people. Using the Magistrate Court is quicker, more affordable, and more efficient in cases involving $15, or less. The first step of most legal processes begins with paperwork—argh! But. The Magistrate makes the decisions in a Magistrates’ Court; sometimes with the support of lay assessors. Magistrates’ Courts can be divided into either criminal courts or civil courts. The Regional Magistrates’ Courts deal with more serious cases than the ordinary Magistrates’ Courts - for example, murder, rape, armed robbery and serious assault.
Magistrate Courts handle a variety of issues, including restraining orders, traffic violations and criminal cases with punishments of a fine not exceeding $ plus assessments or imprisonment not exceeding 30 days or both. The Summary Courts Administration provides administrative support to the Centralized Preliminary and Bond Hearing Courts as well as 10 area Magistrate Courts . As further guidelines are produced by the Magistrates’ Courts sub-committee of that group, these will likewise be added to the book, thus providing the judiciary in the adult court with a comprehensive and readily available resource to assist them in sentencing deliberations. Download Table M-4—U.S. District Courts–U.S. Magistrate Judges Judicial Business (Septem ) (pdf, KB) U.S. District Courts - Class A Misdemeanor Defendants Terminated by U.S. Magistrate Judges, by Type of Disposition: M-1A: Septem Judicial Business. Shows eight magisterial regions and lists Regional Supervisor, Chief Magistrates and magistrates serving each region. Provides basic information about the requirements of the ADA as they pertain to Virginia’s Judicial System, including how to request an accommodation. Entitled “Magistrates,” this Chapter addresses the appointment.