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Question

Is Fayetteville District Court the appropriate Court to file my civil action?

Answer

The answer is yes if One of the following statements is true:
  • A plaintiff or defendant has a Fayetteville address, or the plaintiff or defendant is a business that has its principal place of business in Fayetteville.
  • A person's personal property was damaged in Fayetteville.
  • A plaintiff or defendant signed or entered into a contract in Fayetteville, a plaintiff or defendant lived in Fayetteville when the contract was entered into, a contract or obligation was to be preformed in Fayetteville, or the defendant was a corporation and the contract was breached in Fayetteville upon approval by the District Judge.