Criminal and Civil Court Processes
Outline of Criminal and Civil Court Processes
This information briefly outlines the court process for both criminal and civil cases. If you would like more detailed information, click here for a list of local law libraries or access our Glossary of Legal Terms.
This guide is divided into three sections:
- Section I: Criminal Procedure Prior to Trial - English / Español
- Section II: Civil Case Procedure Prior to Trial - English / Español
- Section III: Trial Procedure - English / Español
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