Simplified Trials in Small Claims Court in Richmond

Information and a video describe simplified trials in a pilot project in small claims court at the Richmond courthouse. All claims up to $5,000 (except personal injury claims) are set for a one-hour simplified trial. This website highlights procedures, preparations, and questions.

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