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** IMPORTANT INFORMATION **

The St. John Clerk of Court
Eliana DeFrancesch

"click here"QUALIFYING FOR THE OCTOBER 24, 2015 LOCAL ELECTIONS
No Cell Phones are allowed at the Arcuri Center and Edgard Court House.
New law
Act#826
Beginning September 1, 2014 members of LCRAA shall collect a fee of five dollars per recording to fund costs related to participation in the
statewide portal.
ACT 145, EFFECTIVE AUGUST 1, 2014 HAS CHANGED THE EXPUNGEMENT  PROCEDURE
AND MOTION TO SET ASIDE.
BEGINNING  ON AUGUST 1, 2014 THE FOLLOWING FORMS FOR AN EXPUNGEMENT AND MOTION TO SET ASIDE  MUST BE USED.   PLEASE FOLLOW
ALL THE PROCEDURES PRIOR TO FILING WITH THE CLERK’S OFFICE.  YOU MUST MAKE SURE THAT THE FORM IS COMPLETED CORRECTLY PRIOR TO
FILING.
FUNDS WILL BE COLLECTED AT FILING.   NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED IF THE DOCUMENTS ARE FILED INCORRECTLY.  IF THEY ARE INCORRECT, YOU
MUST RESUBMIT THE DOCUMENTS AGAIN AND YOU WILL BE RECHARGED THE FULL AMOUNT.  
COSTS FOR FILING Click HERE
MONEY ORDERS ONLY
Please read   Act 145 Here prior to filing any forms with the clerk's office.
We suggest that you see an attorney, since the forms and procedures have changed.
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THE ARCURI CENTER DOES NOT ACCEPT FAX FILINGS
** Notice The Clerks Office does not used Email to inform you to appear in Court. **
** If you get an email telling you it is from the court it is a scam and do not open it. **
Online Ticket Payments
Go to www.stjohnsheriff.org and click on "Online Ticket Payment"
Enter in ticket number only (Not DL#).
If an electronic ticket was issued, enter the ticket number with the dashes.
It may take as many as four weeks for your ticket to show up online, especially if written by a
State Trooper.
Any questions, call the Sheriff's Office at 985-652-9513
 
 
** Important Information ** Effective August 1, 2014, a new law (R.S. 24:523.1 Act No. 693) for infomation go to www.reportfraud.la ** ACT 20 REQUIRES THE LAST FOUR DIGITS OF SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER If a judgment or lien being recorded does not include the information required by this article. The recorder shall be entitled to collect a fee not to exceed $25 per debtor in addition to the application fee set forth in R.S. 13:841. A person recording an affidavit of distinction pursuant to R.S. 9:5501 through 5503 shall not be required to pay a fee for recording the affidavit of distinction ** You can now pay your Traffic Ticket/Fine online.* Go to www.stjohnsheriff.org * ** Jury #130 Scheduled for September 8 is Valid **Jury #131 Scheduled for September 15 is Valid ** Jury #531 Scheduled for September 21 is Valid ** Jury #132 Scheduled for September 22 is Valid ** Jury #133 Scheduled for September 28 is Valid **
Zelda Ketchens
Certified Deputy Clerk
May 19, 2015




The Clerk of Court offices
will be closed on
Monday, September 7, 2015,
in observance of Labor Day.
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