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Question

Is Fayetteville District Court the appropriate Court to file my small claims action?

Answer

The answer is yes if one of the following statements if true.

A Plaintiff or Defendant lives in Fayetteville, or the Plantiff or Defendant is a business that has a principal place of business in Fayetteville.

A person's personal property was damaged in Fayetteville.

A Defendant signed or entered in a contract in Fayetteville, a 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 (with 3 stockholders or less) and the contract was breached in Fayetteville. This also applies to rental property.