Please see Case.net
for information about
court cases filed in Barton County. Civil cases available on Case.net in Barton
County begin April 1, 1999. Criminal cases begin July 1, 1994.
pleading or other document including an original filing may be filed by
facsimile. Facsimile transmissions have the same effect as the filing of the
original document. Original documents filed by facsimile shall be retained by
the sender and not filed with the court. See Local Court Rule 4.7 for more
When a civil or probate case
is to be filed, in addition to the petition and other pleadings, a court cost
deposit and a Party Information Sheet are required. A Certificate
of Dissolution form is required for Dissolution of Marriage cases. See Local
Court Rules 4.9, 5, and 68.1 for more information. Contact the clerk's office for
information about the correct the cost deposit amounts and to obtain copies of
the Party Information Sheet and Certificate of Dissolution forms.
Continuances will be granted only for good cause
shown, and only on written application, timely made, with notice to opposing
counsel and the Court. Motions for continuance are not self-enforcing and
will not be granted without appearance before the court, absent prior
consent by opposing counsel. See Local Court Rule 34 for more information.