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Dorchester County Magistrate Court
5200 E. Jim Bilton Blvd.
Monday - Friday 8:30AM - 5:00PM
Hon. Jacquelyn Gasque Jenkins
Judge Fax / Email:
Cheryl L. Graham
Shuttle services will run every fifteen minutes, Monday - Thursday, from 7:45 AM to 5:25 PM. Passengers must wear a seatbelt at all times while in the vehicle.
Smoking and vaping is prohibited. Cellphones are not permitted inside the judicial center.
Forms and Filing:
Dorchester County Government, Human Resources
ADA Fax / Email:
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Magistrate Court has jurisdiction over criminal/traffic offenses that carry a punishment of a fine and/or a jail sentence that is not more than 30 days generally. They also have jurisdiction over civil disputes when the amount in controversy does not exceed $7,500 commonly referred to as “Small Claims Court”. The Magistrate Court also processes evictions, restraining orders, sets bail, conducts preliminary hearings, and issues arrest and search warrants.
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