Mandatory Electronic Filing
Attorneys and self-represented litigants may voluntarily submit documents for electronic filing in criminal and juvenile matters so long as those documents comply with the court's amended Local Rule 8, effective May 11, 2015.
Of particular importance, documents must comply with part (b) of the amended Local Rule:
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The 5th District is located in Fresno. Its jurisdiction is over the following counties: Fresno, Kern, Kings, Madera, Mariposa, Merced, Stanislaus, Tulare and Tuolumne. The Court has 10 justices and is not divided into divisions. READ MORE >>
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