Announcements, News and Press releases
Posted March 13, 2018

Warning: Jury Scams on the Rise
Counties throughout California have issued public warnings about calls from people claiming to be court officials or law enforcement officers. The caller will eventually attempt to get money or financial information.. | Continue reading >>

Posted March 2, 2018

Court Announces New Telephonic Appearance System
The Superior Court of Nevada County has instituted a court-operated telephonic appearance system referred to as "VCourt".  To learn more or to book a telephonic appearance, | Details >>

Posted February 21, 2017

Proposed Changes to Local Rules
Pursuant to California Rules of Court, Rule 10.613, our Local Rules, with an effective date of July 1, 2017, are available for the 45-day review period.

If you have any questions or comments, please contact Angela Bradrick, Research Attorney, 201 Church St, Nevada City 95959 or by calling (530) 265-1346. | Proposed Rules Changes >>

Posted July 11, 2016

Facilitator's Office Relocation
The office of the Family Law Facilitator is now located on the first floor in the Self Help Center

Posted Apr 20, 2016

Allocations For Fiscal Year 2015-2016
At its July 28, 2015 meeting, the Judicial Council made 2015–2016 Trial Court Trust Fund (TCTF) and General Fund allocations to trial courts . Attachment A provides a summary of each court’s base and one-time allocations for 2015–2016, and Attachments B through E provide details. To assist courts in budgeting the allocations for the Schedule 1, Attachment F displays allocations by their associated General Ledger account.  |   more >>

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Traffic Amnesty Program
On June 24, 2015, the Governor signed into law a one-time amnesty program for unpaid traffic and non-traffic infraction tickets   |  read more on Traffic Amnesty page >>

Posted Apr 20, 2016

Prop 47: Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act
On November 4, 2014, the California Voters passed Proposition 47, also known as "The Safe Neighborhoods and Schools Act."  |  read more on Prop 47 page >>

Posted Apr 20, 2016

Noon Time Legal Seminars

The Nevada County Law Library is offering monthly “Noon Time Legal Seminars” to the general public and practicing attorneys on topics of general interest beginning on April 19. These seminars are taught by local attorneys and designed for the lay person, as well as for the practicing attorney, who will receive MCLE credit (Minimum Continuing Legal Education).

Seminars are from 12:00 – 1:00 pm held on the third Tuesday of every month, except in July and December, on the first floor of the Nevada County Superior Court at 201 Church Street in Nevada City.

The following is a schedule of topics and presenters:
January 17. 2017:   California Cannabis Law Update; - Presented by Heather Burke

To enroll in these seminars, please call 530-265-7161 or email The cost is $15/seminar for non-attorneys and $30 for attorneys.



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