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6th Judicial District Courthouse - Binghamton, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ripraff
N 42° 05.888 W 075° 54.662
18T E 424666 N 4661073
Quick Description: NY 6th Judicial District Supreme and Broome County Surrogate Courts are in the old Broome County Courthouse
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 3/31/2015 6:58:31 PM
Waymark Code: WMNKYK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member iconions
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Long Description:
from website: "The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce.
While the Supreme Court has authority to hear criminal matters involving felonies (offenses punishable by more than one year in prison), generally outside New York City these matters are heard in the County Court."
"The Surrogate's Court is established in every county and has jurisdiction over actions and proceedings of decedents, including the probate of wills, intestate estates, small estates, ancillary proceedings, disputed claims, discovery proceedings, accountings, compromise and settlement of wrongful death actions, guardianships of the person and property of an infant and Article 17A guardianships."
Year Built: 1897-8

Current Use of Building: Supreme and Surrogate Court

Level of Courts: State/Provincial

Architect: Isaac G. Perry

Dates this building was used to house judicial proceedings: 1898-present

Physical Address:
92 Court Street Binghamton, NY USA 13901


Hours:
Monday through Friday 9:15 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.


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