Series S560 - EVIDENCE BOOKS - LOCAL COURT

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AU WA S560

Title

EVIDENCE BOOKS - LOCAL COURT

Date(s)

  • 1908-01-01 - (Creation)

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AU WA A307 - BROOME CLERK OF COURTS (1893-01-01 -)

Administrative history

The magisterial district of West Kimberley was proclaimed in 1886 and the magisterial district of Broome was established in 1894 with corresponding adjustments to the boundaries of the West Kimberley district. In 1893 the Broome Local Court was constituted and from 1894 the Court of General Sessions was held in Broome.

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Reports of hearings in the Local Court and Licensing Court, Broome. Shows plaint number, name of magistrate, names of plaintiff and defendant, date of hearing, details of hearing and judgement, in Local Court; date, name of magistrate, name of applicant for licence for Licensing Court.

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Restricted 50 years

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Archivist's note

AN Cross Reference = 45/Broome
Range Control Symbol = 1 -

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