5th District Court of Appeal

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August 9, 2017
Judicial Council awards two grants to Court of Appeal, Fifth Appellate District.

December 22, 2016
If you interact with our court (Court of Appeal, Fifth Appellate District) or are a user of our e-Filing system, the court would like to hear your feedback.

June 20, 2016
The Court of Appeal, Fifth Appellate District started live streaming of oral arguments effective June 29, 2016.  Visit our Calendars page for upcoming Oral Argument Webcasts.

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About Us

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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Contact Info

Fifth District Court of Appeal
2424 Ventura Street
Fresno, CA 93721

Clerk's Window Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Clerk's Office: (559) 445-5491
Fax: (559) 445-5769
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