Hedmarken District Court

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The Courthouse of Hamar
Hedmark county and its court districts; Hedmarken in purple.

Hedmarken District Court (Norwegian: Hedmarken tingrett) is the district court serving Hedmarken—the municipalities Hamar, Løten, Ringsaker and Stange—in Norway.

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The court has existed from 1588 to 1777 and 1992 to present. From 1777 to 1863 and 1901 to 1992 there were two courts in the district, Sør-Hedmark and Nord-Hedmark, and from 1863 to 1901 there were three: Sør-Hedmark, Nord-Hedmark and Hamar.[1]

The court itself is located in Hamar, and has one district stipendiary magistrate, four judges and two deputy judges, as well as an administrative staff of 12.[2] Cases may be appealed to Eidsivating Court of Appeal, which is headquartered in Hamar as well.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Norwegian National Courts Administration. "Historikk" (in Norwegian). Archived from the original on 27 September 2011. Retrieved 18 December 2009. 
  2. ^ Norwegian National Courts Administration. "Om Hedmarken tingrett" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 10 January 2017. 
  3. ^ Norwegian National Courts Administration. "Om Eidsivating lagmannsrett" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 10 January 2017.