District Court (Second District : Weber County) Criminal registers of action
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These records are housed in the Utah State Archives' permanent storage room.
Scope and Content
Records and documents pertaining to a particular civil, criminal or probate action are filed together by the court clerk and collectively these documents constitute the case file. As these records or actions are filed, the clerk enters them in the registers which comprise this series.
A criminal register of actions may contain the following entries for each case: name of the attorney for plaintiff and defendant, name of the judge presiding over the case, petitions, complaints, summons, answers to summons, orders from the court, assignment of judges, exhibits, judgment, findings and conclusions, costs, decrees, requests by attorneys for instructions to the jury, verdict, motions for cross complaints or new trials, amendments to previous answers, disclaimers, bonds, and inventories.
Numerical by case number.
Minutes from the District Court (Second District : Weber County), Series 1407, contains brief minute book entries for court proceedings on any given day.
Information and indictment record books from the District Court (Second District : Weber County), Series 1588, document individual actions taken in the criminal cases heard by this court.
Criminal case files from the District Court (Second District : Weber County), Series 6954, contains the entire case file listed in these registers.
Criminal case indexes from the District Court (Second District : Weber County), Series 17463, contains indexes that can be used to access these registers between 1896 and 1947.
This series is available on microfilm.
This series is classified as Public.
Cite the Utah State Archives and Records Service, the creating agency name, the series title, and the series number.
This series was archivally processed by Jim Kichas in October 2008.
Indexes: An alphabetical index is located at the beginning of register books 8 through 30.
- Court records--Utah--Weber County.