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AGO Opinions with Topic: JUSTICE COURT'S JURISDICTION
AGO 1953 No. 161 >  November 2, 1953
JUSTICE COURT'S JURISDICTION - EXCLUSIVE OR CONCURRENT WITH SUPERIOR COURTS
JUSTICE COURT'S JURISDICTION ‑- EXCLUSIVE OR CONCURRENT WITH SUPERIOR COURTS Justice courts and superior courts have concurrent jurisdiction of cases involving $300 and less.   In cities of over 20,000 population where the justice of the peace is also the police judge, he may, under RCW 3.16.004 receive a total salary in excess of $5400.00 per year.
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