- Municipal Court Judge Cheri Emm-Smith
- Court Clerk Leslie Dew-Hedrick – firstname.lastname@example.org
Court Location and Policies
The Court and its offices are located in the City Hall at 102 South Main Street, Yerington, Nevada, 89447 diagonally across the street from the Lyon County Courthouse. The phone number is (775) 463-3511 and the FAX number is (775) 463-2284.
Municipal Court schedules first appearances, arraignments and case reviews on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month beginning at 9:00 a.m.
Trials, pre-trial conferences and other matters involving the City Attorney and any defense attorneys are scheduled for the 3rd Thursday of the month. The judge is the trier of fact and makes the decision on guilt or innocence. There are no longer any jury trials in municipal court.
COURT ROOM ATTIRE
Courtroom attire is restricted to no shorts, tank tops or bare feet. Persons wearing T-shirts with offensive logos will be asked to either cover them or leave to change clothes. State law prohibits any weapons or firearms in the courtroom without authorization.
Payments of fines can be made by cash, check or money order. Payment plans are available, but it is a privilege, not a right. It is up to the discretion of the court. There is a bookkeeping fee of between $25.00 and $100.00 as allowed by law to set up a payment schedule. No payments can be allowed unless the person appears in Court first.
Additional Courts and Info
Lyon County District Court (775) 463-6503
Walker River Justice Court (775) 463-6639
Fernley Municipal Court (775) 575-6635
Dayton Justice Court (775) 246-6233
Lyon County Jail (775) 463-3146