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Fines, Fees, and Costs Deskbook

Click here to download our Fines, Fees, and Costs deskbook, including information on changes that went into effect January 1, 2020. We hope you find it a useful resource!

UPDATED: Letter Regarding Eviction Default Judgments

Please see The Docket for TJCTC's full response to a district court opinion that it is unconstitutional for a default judgment for back rent to be rendered in a case where alternative service occurred. An update was posted January 10th following entry of a final judgment by the district court.

The Docket

Click here to visit TJCTC's new blog. The Docket will provide important legal announcements and newsworthy items about justice courts and constable offices.

Post-Judgment Interest Rate 

Remember to check the OCCC site every month for the current post-judgment interest rates! Click here to see the current rates and click on "Future Rate" at that link after the 15th of the month to see the next month's rate.