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courthouse

a public building in which courts of law are held

Courthouse

A building designed to contain one or more courtrooms and related facilities, such as judge’s chambers, administrative offices, and jury rooms.

courthouse

1. A building in which are contained rooms for courts of law, judges’ chambers, offices of clerks of court, and, sometimes, other official offices.
2. A building containing county administrative offices, often including the county jail.
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Beyond legal issues, big financial questions remain about how both the proposed City Hall and new county courthouse would be paid for.
The shooting took place at Berrien County Courthouse in St.
West Palm Beach, May 12, Palm Beach County Courthouse, 205 North Dixie Highway, First Floor Judicial Conference Room.
Special prosecutor Lisa Tanner, an assistant attorney general, enters the Tom Green County Courthouse for Norwood's trial on March 19.
He said he has guarded other courthouses, and other than the Suffolk County Courthouse on Fan Pier in Boston, this one is the most striking.
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Upon completion, the Putnam County Courthouse will be a fine example of contemporary architecture.
Stahl, 55, and Seneca, 48, applied for and were denied a marriage license at the Bucks County Courthouse in March.
In Barrow, Georgia, hundreds protested an American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) call for removal of a county courthouse Decalogue poster.
The courthouse is not technically owned by Los Angeles County, but by a nonprofit corporation - the Los Angeles County Courthouse Corporation - established by county supervisors in 1984 so the county doesn't have to ask voters to approve bonds.
I was at the Arlington County Courthouse in Virginia for a press conference with county board chair Chris Zimmerman to announce AMERICAN FORESTS' gift of a 184-tree Memorial Tree Grove dedicated to those who died at the Pentagon on 9-11.
The facility will be located on land owned by the county, just north of the Shasta County Courthouse.

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