§ 12-14-1 Payment of fines for ordinance violations to clerk of district court
§ 12-14-2 Violation of parking regulations in the city of Newport
§ 12-14-3 Violations of Central Falls ordinance
§ 12-14-4 Violations of Bristol, Johnston, Narragansett, North Kingstown, South Kingstown, Warren, Westerly, West Warwick, and North Providence ordinances
§ 12-14-5 Violations of Cranston ordinance
§ 12-14-6 Violations of Warwick ordinances
§ 12-14-7 Violations of Pawtucket ordinances
§ 12-14-8 Violations of Charlestown ordinance
§ 12-14-9 Violations of Lincoln ordinances
§ 12-14-10 Violations of traffic and parking regulations in the town of Jamestown
§ 12-14-11 Violations of parking regulations in the town of Barrington
§ 12-14-12 Violations of parking regulations in the town of Smithfield
§ 12-14-13 Violations of parking regulations in the town of Burrillville
§ 12-14-14 Violations of parking regulations in the town of Portsmouth

Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws > Chapter 12-14

  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • in writing: include printing, engraving, lithographing, and photo-lithographing, and all other representations of words in letters of the usual form. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-16
  • 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.
  • person: extends to and includes co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6
  • town: may be construed to include city; the words "town council" include city council; the words "town clerk" include city clerk; the words "ward clerk" include clerk of election district; the words "town treasurer" include city treasurer; and the words "town sergeant" include city sergeant. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-9
  • town council: include city council; the words "town clerk" include city clerk; the words "ward clerk" include clerk of election district; the words "town treasurer" include city treasurer; and the words "town sergeant" include city sergeant. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-9
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.