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An organ of government belonging to the judicial department and charged with resolving disputes among parties.Courts generally have jurisdictional requirements providing that only certain disputes among described parties for certain amounts of money may be heard.If you file your grievance in the wrong court, you may be prejudiced when the case is dismissed for lack of jurisdiction and the time period during which to file in the proper court has expired.

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To reach the courtyard where the thoats were kept it was necessary for Carthoris to pass through one of the buildings which surrounded the square.
In a moment Carthoris was upon its back, guiding it toward the great gate that leads from the courtyard through a large building at one end into an avenue beyond.
The courtyard in which they were standing was located in the center of the great palace, which surrounded it on all sides.
And turning he mounted and rode in silence from the courtyard of the castle of Leicester.
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That's the plot line in the sparkling comedy ``It's Bigfoot,'' performed by the youngest members of Young Artists Ensemble as part of Courtyard Theater, appropriately held in the center courtyard of the Arts Council Center.
Forming the western boundary of the courtyard and disappearing into the interior of the building, a big rubble wall refers to the traditional limestone structures of the area (St Mary's church in Cowley, dating from c1200, has a rubble stone nave).
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Jordan has many examples of the inner courtyard in several towns and villages.