92nd District Court


92nd District Court-Hon. Beth Gibson

Per the Governor’s Executive Order No. 2020-21 issued today March 23, 2020, the courthouse will be closed to the Public until April 13, 2020.  The Courthouse Security will remain on duty and all courthouse doors will be locked. Between 9:00 and 11:30 am someone will be in the office to answer telephone calls. (906) 643-7321


District Court

District Court has exclusive jurisdiction of all civil litigation up to $25,000 and also handles garnishments, eviction proceedings, land contracts forfeitures, and other proceedings. For criminal cases, the district court conducts preliminary examinations in felony cases and handles all misdemeanors where punishment does not exceed one year in jail including arraignment, sentence, and setting and acceptance of bail. Civil infractions are also handled in District Court. A Small Claims Division for certain civil claims is provided in the District Court.

92nd District Court
100 S. Marley Street, Room 55
St. Ignace, MI 49781

Phone: (906) 643-7321
Fax: (906) 643-7326

St. Ignace Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday
Newberry Office Hours:  8:00 am – 4:00 pm, Monday & Thursday
Mackinac Island Office Hours: (call St. Ignace for dates)

Sobriety Court

92nd District Sobriety Court is a specialized court-supervised drug and alcohol treatment providing intensive substance abuse treatment and case management for non-violent criminal offenders. The 92nd District Sobriety Court integrates alcohol and drug treatment services with justice system case processing in that the court, case managers, and treatment providers maintain on-going communication regarding each client’s overall program performance.

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