Denver, CO asked in Criminal Law for Colorado

Q: what is a municipal statue warrant

my boyfriend had a misdemeanor warrant for faliure to appear but after his court date this morning it changed to a municipal statue warrant

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Mr. H. Michael Steinberg

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A: There are three criminal jurisdictions in Colorado. Federal - state and local also known as municipal Court. Nearly every city has its own criminal laws called codes.

In your case it appears as if the case was originally filed in the wrong court. The new court is called a muni court and it appears as.if they have issued an arrest warrant for you.

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