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justice's court

or justice court

noun, Law.
an inferior tribunal, not of record, having limited jurisdiction, both civil and criminal, and presided over by a justice of the peace.
Origin of justice's court
First recorded in 1520-30 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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justice court

an inferior court presided over by a justice of the peace
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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