District court filings in North Dakota fell more than 6% from 2018 to 2019. The judicial district encompassing Burleigh and Morton counties remained the busiest in the state.
The East Central Judicial District, home to the state's biggest city of Fargo, had the most civil filings and juvenile cases of 2019. But the South Central Judicial District, comprising Burleigh, Morton and seven other counties, had the most total filings, criminal filings and jury trials of North Dakota's eight judicial districts last year, according to the 2019 North Dakota Courts Annual Report.
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See the 2019 N.D. Courts Annual Report: https://www.ndcourts.gov/Media/Default/Court%20Administration/Annual-Report/North%20Dakota%20Courts%20Annual%20Report%202019.pdf