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Justice of the Peace                                 Chief Justice Court Clerk

Honorable Judge Jana Lemons                        Kodi Gardner

PO Box 539
 Email:  jpcourt@co.armstrong.tx.us or armstrongjp@co.armstrong.tx.us
100 Trice St. Office Phone:  806-553-2860 x 2 
Claude Texas 79019

Fax:  806-553-5631

OFFICE HOURS
   

8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. Monday -Friday   Closed 12:00pm -1:00pm (CST)                Closed in Observance of County Holidays

November 30, 2020


Dear County:

The Justice of the Peace Office will be closed for the next ten days due to an exposure to COVID-19.  We are taking this precaution for the safety of the office, courthouse, the community and our families. We plan on reopening Monday, December 7th. If any new developments arise we will keep you informed.

We will be operating from home so if you have a question or need to take care of any business please call and we will take care of your business within the office.

Please remember to stay safe, wear a mask and wash your hands often.

Respectfully,

Jana Lemons

Justice of the Peace

Please be advised that our office, due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is open for business with social distancing compliance, use of mask and hand sanitizer.  If you need to make a payment you can do so online OR contact the office.  If you were issued a ticked and have questions, please contact our office by phone or email, 806-553-2860 X2 armstrongjp@co.armstrong.tx.us, or jpcourt@co.armstrong.tx.us

Armstrong County order for Justice Court_- COVID-19                     STANDING ORDERS OF THE JUSTICE OF THE PEACE                                                                                                                           

This is the ONLY office that can assist you with a Citation for Armstrong County. 
Your APPEARANCE DATE is the date that you must have a PLEA IN WRITING in the office. This can be received in person or by mail. 
Your Signature is a legal commitment to ENTER A PLEA before the Judge in person or by mail on or before your appearance date.

       **The Justice of the Peace Court does NOT accept Personal Checks for Payment of Fines, Court Costs or OMNI Fees*             

The court WILL accept cash (exact amount), money order, cashier's check, MasterCard, Visa or Discover for payment of fines, court costs and OMNI fees. You will need your citation no. or your cause no. (contact the JP office for this no.) to pay online. You will be charged a convenience fee (4.5%) by Government Portal to pay by credit card on online.

  

INFORMATION

NOTICE OF SELF HELP RESOURCES

GETTING READY TO GO TO COURT

OFFICE OF COURT ADMINISTRATION SELF-HELP RESOURCES

 JUSTICE COURT - CRIMINAL
 COURTESY LETTER  HOT CHECK INFORMATION
PLEA FORM  HOT CHECK INSTRUCTIONS
PAYMENT PLAN REQUEST  SAMPLE MERCHANT LETTER
DRIVER SAFETY COURSE REQUEST  HOT CHECK COMPLAINT
DRIVERS RECORD REQUEST
AFFIDAVIT FOR DRIVER SAFETY
DEFERRAL REQUEST
AFFIDAVIT FOR DEFERRAL DEFENSIVE DRIVING RULES
JUVENILE INFORMATION HELPFUL LINKS
GENERAL FINE and COURT COST ONLINE DRUG AND ALCOHOL CLASSES
CRIMINAL COURT COST Obtain Your Driving Record Online
 
 JUSTICE COURT - CIVIL

 INFORMATION

 FORMS
 CASE INFORMATION SHEET
SERVICEMEMBER CIVIL RELIEF ACT  AFFIDAVIT: MILITARY STATUS
Request for Copies Sheriffs Service Worksheet
OFFICES OF INTEREST Certificate of Last Known Mailing Address
CIVIL CASE FILING AND SERVICE FEES Inability to Afford Court Costs
ARMSTRONG COUNTY SHERIFFS OFFICE SERVICE FEES SMALL CLAIMS
Small Claim Petition
Defendants Answer Small Claims

 

DEBT CLAIMS
Debt Claim Petition
Defendants Answer Debt Claim

 

EVICTIONS
Petition - Eviction Case
Petition - Repair and Remedy Case

Defendants Answer Eviction


WEDDING REQUEST FORM

WEDDINGS 

 

JUSTICE COURT INFORMATION: 
This information is available for review in the JP Office.

Texas Rules of Civil Procedure
 Texas Rules of Evidence
 Civil Practices & Remedies Code - Chapter 15 Subchapter E
 Notice Letter References Supreme Court Final Approval Letter

                    


Live stream video hearings can be viewed at:

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