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The Franklin County District Court is a Court of Limited Jurisdiction established by State statute. The Court hears criminal, civil, infraction, and miscellaneous cases.

Criminal misdemeanor cases carry a maximum penalty of up to 90 days in jail and a $1,000 fine. Criminal gross misdemeanor cases carry a maximum penalty of up to 1 year in jail and a $5,000 fine.



Per GR 7, attached please find proposed Franklin County District Court local rules as follows:

LCRLJ 3.5 DECISION ON WRITTEN STATEMENTS
LCRLJ 30.1 ELECTRONIC FILING AND SERVICE

These proposed rules are provided pursuant to GR7 and comments are solicited per the rule.

Jerry Roach
Franklin County District Court Judge