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15 W Kellogg Blvd, Room 70
St. Paul MN 55102
651-266-8303
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(If you can't find case information online, call our office at the appropriate number below--Civil, Criminal, Juvenile, etc.)



General Questions

When is my case scheduled for court?
Where is my case scheduled for court?
Who is the signing judge?
How do I get a transcript of a court hearing?
Have I/has my client been charged yet?
How do I handle a warrant?
Why am I scheduled for court at 6:00 PM on Friday?

Criminal/Traffic

Case Scheduling
651-266-8303
How do I request that a court date for a Criminal or Traffic case be continued?
What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?
Civil

Case Scheduling
651-266-8253 option #5
How do I request that a Civil court date be continued?
What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?
 Civil Commitment

Case Scheduling
651-266-2804
How do I request that a Civil Commitment court date be continued?
What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?
 Conciliation

Case Scheduling
651-266-8230
How do I request that a Conciliation court date be continued?
What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?
 Domestic Abuse/Harassment

Case Scheduling
651-266-5130
How do I request that a Domestic Abuse or Harassment court date be continued?
What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?
Family Court

Case Scheduling 
651-266-2842
How do I request that a Family court date be continued?
What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?
 Housing

Case Scheduling
651-266-8230
How do I request that a Housing court date be continued?
What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?
 Juvenile

Case Scheduling
651-266-5115
How do I request that a Juvenile court date be continued?
What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?
 Probate

Case Scheduling
651-266-8145
How do I request that a Probate court date be continued?
What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?
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General Questions

When is my case scheduled for court?

Most case information can be found online using the Search Court Records feature of the State Judicial Website.  If you can't find the information online, call the appropriate office at one of the numbers at the top of this page.   (Civil, Criminal, Juvenile, etc. listed on the table above)

Where is my case scheduled for court?

If you know the date and presiding judge, check our Weekly Assignment Schedule online.  If the hearing is today, check the Daily Assignment Schedule.  If you don't know the date and judge, check online or call our office at the appropriate number on this page (Civil, Criminal, Juvenile, etc.).

Who is the signing judge?

To locate today's signing judge, visit the Courtroom Assignment Schedule page of this site.

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How do I get a transcript of a court hearing?

Call the Assignment Office at 651-266-8303 and make the request. A file number and a date of hearing is needed to refer you to the court reporter.

Have I/has my client been charged yet?

Visit Access Case Records on the Judicial Branch web site to see if the case is there. If you are unable to locate the case, contact the Criminal Division at 651-266-8180.

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How do I handle a warrant?

Visit the Warrants section of the Criminal Division page on this site or call them directly at 651-266-8180.

Why am I scheduled for court at 6:00 PM on Friday?

You are on call for trial. This is a non-appearance court session. You will receive notice once it is set for trial.

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Criminal and Traffic Case Scheduling

 651-266-8303
How do I request that a Criminal or Traffic court date be continued?

Whether a continuance can be granted in a Criminal matter depends on the history of the case.  Call our office at 651-266-8180 for arraignment hearings or 651-266-8303 for all other hearings types to see what can be done.  You may need to get the consent of the prosecutor or judge.

What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?

Call our office at 651-266-8180 for arraignment hearings or 651-266-8303 for all other hearings immediately and follow the clerk's instructions. 

What should I do if I missed a court appearance?

Call our office at 651-266-8180 for arraignment hearings or 651-266-8303 for all other hearings immediately to find out what happened and what must be done to get your case back on the judicial calendar.

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Civil Case Scheduling

651-266-8253 Option #5
How do I request that a Civil court date be continued?

If a hearing or trial must be rescheduled, you must contact the Civil Case Manager for that case to see what can be done.

For contact information and instructions, visit the Civil Assignment (Scheduling) page on this web site.

What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?

Call the Civil Case Manager  for that case to see what can be done.

For contact information and instructions, visit the Civil Assignment (Scheduling) page on this web site.

What should I do if I missed a court appearance?

Check online or call 651-266-8253 Option #5 to find out what happened.  Your options will depend on the judge's ruling.

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Civil Commitment Case Scheduling

651-266-2804
How do I request that a Civil Commitment court date be continued?

If you are represented, contact your attorney.  Otherwise, call the court at 651-266-2804 for instructions.

What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?
What should I do if I missed a court appearance?

Call the court at 651-266-2804 immediately for instructions

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Conciliation Case Scheduling

651-266-8230
How do I request that a Counciliation court date be continued?

Send a letter to the Conciliation Court. The letter must be received by Conciliation Court five (5) working days before the hearing and must clearly state the reason why you cannot be at the hearing. Usually only one continuance is granted. 

What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?

 Call the court at 651-266-8230 immediately for instructions.

What should I do if I missed a court appearance?

Check online or call 651-266-8230 to find out what happened.  If you don't appear, the court may dismiss your claim or award a default judgment against you. This may happen even if you originally brought the claim.

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Domestic Abuse / Harassment Case Scheduling

651-266-5130
How do I request that a Domestic Abuse or Harassment court date be continued?

Submit a request in writing (in person, by mail or fax) as soon as possible. The request will be forwarded to the Referee or Judge and the response, if any, will be provided to you. Submitting the request does not excuse you from appearing. 

What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?

Call the court at 651-266-5130 immediately for instructions. 

What should I do if I missed a court appearance?

Call 651-266-5130 immediately for information.

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Family Court Case Scheduling

651-266-2842
How do I request that a Family court date be continued?

Submit a written Request for Continuance for a new hearing date to Family Court in Room 160. A form is available for cases involving child support. The court will also accept a letter. Send a copy of the request to all other parties in the case. The judicial officer will issue an order granting or denying your request or a scheduling clerk will contact you. 

What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?

Call the court at 651-266-2842 immediately for instructions. 

What should I do if I missed a court appearance?

Call 651-266-2842 immediately for information.

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Housing Case Scheduling

651-266-8230
How do I request that a Housing court date be continued?

Call the court at 651-266-8230 to see what can be done.

What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?

Call the court at 651-266-8230 immediately for instructions. 

What should I do if I missed a court appearance?

Call 651-266-8230 to find out what happened.  If you don't appear, the court may rule against you.

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Juvenile Case Scheduling

651-266-5115
How do I request that a Juvenile court date be continued?

Call the Juvenile Court at 651-266-5115 to see if this is possible. Call as soon as possible. The answer will depend on the level of offense, whether continuances have been granted to you before, and the type of hearing.  Same-day continuances are not commonly granted. 

What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?

Call the court at 651-266-5115 immediately for instructions. 

What should I do if I missed a court appearance?

Call the court at 651-266-5115 for information. 

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Probate Case Scheduling

651-266-8145
How do I request that a Probate court date be continued?

Call the court at 651-266-8145 to make your request. 

What should I do if I'm going to be late for a court appearance?

Call the court at 651-266-8145 immediately for instructions.

What should I do if I missed a court appearance?

Check online to see if an Order has been filed or call the court at 651-266-8145 to find out what happened. 

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