Sharon Springs Municipal Court in Sharon Springs Kansas

Address and phone number for Sharon Springs Municipal Court, a Court, at 2nd Street, Sharon Springs KS.


Name
Sharon Springs Municipal Court
Address
111 2nd Street, Sharon Springs, Kansas, 67758
Phone
785-852-4257
Fax
785-852-4687

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About the Sharon Springs Municipal Court

The Sharon Springs Municipal Court, located in Sharon Springs, Kansas is a government institution where legal disputes are resolved in accordance with the law. In Sharon Springs Criminal Courts, the government brings a case against a defendant who is accused of breaking the law. In Sharon Springs Civil Courts, the Court settles disputes between citizens that they are unable to resolve on their own.

You may contact the Court for questions about:
  • Sharon Springs court records
  • Case searches and legal documents
  • Appeals and appellate process
  • Sharon Springs court dockets and calendars
  • Background checks
Sharon Springs Court Records

The Sharon Springs Municipal Court maintains records on a wide variety of public court records that are available upon request at the Wallace County Courthouse. Interested parties may contact the Wallace County Court and request copies of records which may include case documents, court decisions, court records, court dockets and calendars, criminal records and background checks.

About the United States Court System

The Court system in the United States is made up of a Federal Court system and fifty state Court systems. In each system, there are two general types of Courts: Trial Courts and Appellate Courts.

Sharon Springs Trial Court

Trial Courts in Sharon Springs, KS hear cases for the first time. In a Trial Court, both sides of the dispute present evidence to support their version of events, and a jury is usually called on to decide the case. One judge presides over the case in a Trial Court.

Limited Jurisdiction Court

Wallace County Courts of limited jurisdiction may be limited to hearing only cases involving misdemeanors, small claims, or traffic and other minor violations in Kansas. Courts of limited jurisdiction may also only hear cases on specific subject matter, such as Wallace County Probate Courts and Wallace County Family Courts.

Sharon Springs Appellate Court

Sharon Springs Appellate Courts hear appeals of decisions reached at Trial Courts in Wallace County. No new evidence is presented in Appellate Court. A judge or panel of judges decides the appeal rather than a jury.

Federal Courts in Kansas

In the Federal Court system, District Courts serve as the Trial Courts. In the state Court systems, Trial Courts are further grouped into Courts of general jurisdiction and Courts of limited jurisdiction. Courts of general jurisdiction are Courts that can hear cases of any kind, including felonies. The names for Courts of general jurisdiction vary but are referred to as Superior Courts or District Courts and may be organized to hear cases within certain geographic areas, such as Wallace County.

The Appellate Courts in the Federal Court system consist of twelve Circuit Courts that are organized regionally and the U.S. Supreme Court, which is the highest Court in the country. Appellate Courts at the Kansas state level mirror the Federal structure, with one or more Appellate Courts and a Kansas Supreme Court.

Contact the Sharon Springs Municipal Court

You may contact the Sharon Springs Courthouse by calling the Sharon Springs Municipal Court non-emergency number 785-852-4257, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Sharon Springs Municipal Court, 111 2nd Street, Sharon Springs, Kansas, 67758.