Wilson Municipal Court in Wilson, Kansas

Address and phone number for Wilson Municipal Court, a Court, at Avenue East, Wilson KS.


Name
Wilson Municipal Court
Address
2407 Avenue East
Wilson, Kansas, 67490
Phone
785-658-2272
Fax
785-658-2319

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About the Wilson Municipal Court

The Wilson Municipal Court, located in Wilson, Kansas is a government institution where legal disputes are resolved in accordance with the law. In Wilson Criminal Courts, the government brings a case against a defendant who is accused of breaking the law. In Wilson 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:
  • Wilson court records
  • Case searches and legal documents
  • Appeals and appellate process
  • Wilson court dockets and calendars
  • Background checks
Wilson Court Records

The Wilson Municipal Court maintains records on a wide variety of public court records that are available upon request at the Ellsworth County Courthouse. Interested parties may contact the Ellsworth 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.

Wilson Trial Court

Trial Courts in Wilson, 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

Ellsworth 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 Ellsworth County Probate Courts and Ellsworth County Family Courts.

Wilson Appellate Court

Wilson Appellate Courts hear appeals of decisions reached at Trial Courts in Ellsworth 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 Ellsworth 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 Wilson Municipal Court

You may contact the Wilson Courthouse by calling the Wilson Municipal Court non-emergency number 785-658-2272, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Wilson Municipal Court, 2407 Avenue East, Wilson, Kansas, 67490.