The Justice of the Peace Court is a constitutional office whose origins date back to the early days of Texas statehood. In fact, in some parts of Texas the Justice of the Peace was the only form of the law, making for interesting folklore throughout the state’s rich history.
The Judge is elected to a four year term of office by the voters residing in that precinct.
In Grayson County, Precinct One is the largest and busiest Justice Court in the County. The county seat of government is located in this precinct, that being Sherman.
The following is a detailed list of functions that the court oversees:
Grayson County, Texas | 100 W. Houston | Sherman, Texas 75090 | Main Phone: (903) 813-4200
Hours: Mon-Fri 8am-5pm
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