50th District Court – Pontiac, Michigan
The 50th District Court is located 70 North Saginaw Street, Pontiac, Michigan. This court’s jurisdiction is the entire City of Pontiac. All traffic, misdemeanors and felony offenses that occur in the City of Pontiac are heard in this court. There are four judges and each has a reputation of being tough. It is not unusual for one of the judges to make a person post cash as a bond and place conditions on the bond such as drug and/or alcohol testing, no travelling, mandatory wearing of a tether device, and more.
The misdemeanor offenses that are heard in the 50th District Court can include identity theft, assault, assault and battery, disorderly person, drunk driving, DUI, OWI, obstruction of a police officer, possession of marijuana, domestic violence, some traffic offenses such as driving while license suspended, DWLS, and no valid operator’s license on person (no ops). The felony offenses are heard at the 50th District Court for arraignment and probable cause hearings. They can range from certain drug offenses, identify theft, 3rd offense drunk driving, felonious assault, fraudulent use of a credit card, rape and murder. This court participates in the Court in the Schools Program which takes an actual session of court to the local high schools so the students can see the inner workings of the court. The court is also developing a Sobriety Court Program that is designed to help substance abusers and a Veterans Court Program that is intended to help military veterans that are convicted of criminal offenses.
The attorneys at LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C. are some of the best and most highly respected criminal defense attorneys in Michigan. The firm’s attorneys appear regularly before the judges in the 50th District Court. The judges of the 50th District Court know that our attorneys are well prepared and represent the client in an exceptional manner. LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C. has a great working relationship with the prosecutors, court staff and judges of this court. The attorneys at LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C. have won jury trials, motions and evidentiary hearings in the 50th District Court. The firm takes protecting its clients very seriously. Are you facing criminal charges? You need the best legal help available. Call LEWIS & DICKSTEIN, P.L.L.C. at (248) 263-6800 for a free consultation or complete a Request for Assistance Form and one of our attorneys will contact you.
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