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Magistrate

Company name

80th District Court - Gladwin

Organization Type

Government

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Mar 19,2019

Valid Through

Jul 02,2019

Posted on

Mar 14,2019

Location

Gladwin, MI, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Government and Government Relations >> Government and Government Relations
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Magistrate
The candidate will conducts arraignments and sentences defendants who plead guilty or no contest to civil infractions and ordinance violations, the maximum sentence for which is less than 90 days jail and/or payment of a fine. Conducts arraignments and sentences defendants who plead guilty or no contest to misdemeanors, the maximum sentence for which is less than 93 days in jail and/or payment of a fine. Conducts arraignments and sets bonds for defendants in felony cases. Provides defendants with advice of rights and explains rights, including right to counsel, appeal rights and rights to revoke pleas. Accepts written demands for waivers of preliminary examinations and jury trials by defendants being arraigned for criminal and ordinance violations. Adjudicates civil infractions, including admissions and admissions with explanation, conducts informal hearings and imposes civil sanctions. Signs sworn complaints, arrest warrants, search warrants and affidavits. Dismisses criminal and ordinance violation cases over which the district court has jurisdiction and in which proceedings have not commenced, nor pleas of guilty or no contest been entered, and releases bail bonds and bail bond deposits entitled thereto. Juris Doctorate or LL.B. from an accredited school of law preferred.

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Steven R. Worpell
80th District Court - Gladwin
401 W. Cedar
Gladwin, MI 48624-2085