Honorable Ward L. Clarkson
Chief District Judge

Honorable Terrance P. Dignan
District Court Judge

Monday - Friday: 8am to 5pm

Courts and Health Building
110 E Mack Street
Corunna, MI 48817

P: 989.743.2395
F: 989.743.2469

 

66th Judicial District Court

The operations of the 66 District Court are constitutionally and statutorily mandated. Citizens have more contact with District Court than any other court in the state. Criminally, the District Court handles all adult misdemeanors where punishment does not exceed one year as well as relevant proceedings including arraignment, setting bond, trial, and sentencing. The District Court also conducts preliminary examinations in felony cases.

The District Court has exclusive jurisdiction of all civil litigation up to $25,000 and handles garnishments, eviction proceedings, land contract and mortgage foreclosures, and small claims cases up to $3,000. The District Court also adjudicates all vehicle code and statute/ordinance violations.

Fees

Small Claims

Filing Fee Claim up to $600 $25.00
Filing Fee Claim over $600 up to $1,750 $45.00
Filing Fee Claim over $1,751 up to $3,000 $65.00
Garnishment, Discovery Suponea, Request & order to Seize Property $15.00

General Civil

Filing Fee Claim up to $600 $25.00
Claim over $600 up to $1,750   $45.00
Claim over $1,750 up to $10,000 $65.00
Claim over $10,000 up to $25,000 $150.00
Jury Demand $50.00
Motion fee on all civil cases $20.00
Garnishment, Discovery, Supoena, Request & order to Seize Property                       $15.00

Landlord / Land Contract

Filing Fee - Land Contract $45.00
Filing Fee - Possession of Premises $45.00
Possession & Supplemental Filing Fee - Money Judgements Claim up to $600 $70.00
Possession & Supplemental Filing Fee - Money Judgements Claim over  $600 up to $1,750 $90.00
Possession & Supplemental Filing Fee - Money Judgements Claim over $1,750 up to $10,000 $110.00  
 Order for Eviction $15.00 
 Jury Demand $50.00 
Garnishment, Discovery, Supoena, Request & order to Seize Property $15.00

Appeal / Copy Fees

Appeals from District Court                                                                               $25.00
Certified copies $10.00
Copies per page $1.00
Forms $0.50