|§ 25-2-201||When change of venue required|
|§ 25-2-202||Change of venue on agreement of parties|
|§ 25-2-203||Papers to be transmitted|
|§ 25-2-204||Jurisdiction preserved|
|§ 25-2-206||Judgment affecting real property to be transmitted|
Terms Used In Montana Code > Title 25 > Chapter 2 > Part 2
- Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
- Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
- Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
- Property: means real and personal property. See Montana Code 1-1-205
- State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Montana Code 1-1-201
- Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
- Venue: The geographical location in which a case is tried.