Justice Courts

ORS 51.090
Civil jurisdiction not to extend to certain actions

The jurisdiction conferred by ORS 51.080 (Civil jurisdiction of justice court) does not extend to:


An action in which the title to real property shall come in question.


An action for false imprisonment, libel, slander or malicious prosecution.


An action brought by an adult in custody as defined in ORS 30.642 (Definitions for ORS 30.642 to 30.650). [Amended by 1983 c.673 §9; 2003 c.14 §22; 2011 c.262 §5; 2019 c.213 §14]


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