Definitions for "SUPERIOR COURT"
The principal trial court of the state; a court of unlimited monetary and subject matter jurisdiction, and an appeal court for decisions of municipal courts and small claims courts. Back to the Top
the court of original or trial jurisdiction for felony cases and all juvenile hearings. Also, the first court of appeal for municipal or justice court cases.
A state trial court, usually distinguished from various inferior courts, such as traffic courts or small claims courts.