Parish court

in Louisiana, a court in each parish.

See also: Parish

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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They appeared before the Kingston and St Andrew Parish Court and were granted bail in the sum of J$600,000 (One Jamaica dollar=US$0.008 cents) each, with sureties.
Last week, Dwayne Barton and Davian Edwards - also known as Ganja Man - both aged 25, appeared in St Mary Parish Court, charged with murder.
Lai, of Parish Court, Newcastle, was also ordered to repay PS65,014 but failed to do so.
(4) On January 4, 2008, the First Parish Court of Jefferson Parish found the defendant guilty of these violations.
Acting pro se, the defendant requested that the parish court appoint him counsel to assist in preparing his application for appellate review of his conviction.
On remand, the parish court appointed Richard Tompson, on behalf of the Board, to assist the defendant with his application for appellate review.
Finding that the court of appeal was authorized under the Louisiana constitution to order the parish court to provide the defendant with counsel would have been the logical way of handling the issue, especially since the court acknowledged the supervisory jurisdiction.
Shivrain of Parish Court, Shields Road, Byker, Newcastle, was arrested after another allegation against him was made, although no other charges were brought.
Licensed to practice in both Mississippi and Louisiana, Tarleton has handed state litigation in circuit and county courts in Mississippi, in district and parish courts in Louisiana, and in city, justice of the peace and administrative/workers' compensation courts.