Homework Assignment #3
TECHNOLOGY AND THE COURTS
Visit the three court websites – (1) county court, (2) highest state court (e.g. state supreme court) and (3) federal district court in your jurisdiction (or pick a jurisdiction) and find anything you can about their support for e-filing. Also look to see if the court websites provide an online docket/calendar or if they provide forms that can be used online or downloaded and printed.
Answer the following questions in your homework wiki…

  1. Does the court support efiling? If yes, what is the best URL?
Yes, http://www.michigan.gov/som/0,4669,7-192-29701_29703---,00.html

2. Does the court support efiling for self-representing litigants?
Yes, http://courts.michigan.gov/scao/selfhelp/sitemap.htm

3. Does the court website have an online docket or calendar? (if yes, include a link)
Yes, http://coa.courts.mi.gov/resources/public_dnisc.htm

4. Does the court website have any forms that can be used online or downloaded? (if yes, provide a link)
Yes, http://courts.michigan.gov/scao/selfhelp/intro/court.htm