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APPEARING IN TERRE HAUTE CITY COURT

  • Hats may not be worn during a court hearing.
  • Cell phones may not be allowed in the courtroom during a court hearing.
  • Misdemeanor (CM) and Infraction (IF) court hearings are at 8:30am Monday through Friday excluding holidays.
  • Ordinance (OV) court hearings are the first and second Tuesday of each month at 10:30am excluding holidays.
  • When court hearings resume, there may be limited seating for individuals who are not defendants
  • You should make arrangements for child care prior to your court hearing.
  • If you fail to appear for a Misdemeanor court hearing (CM), a warrant for your arrest may be issued.
  • If you fail to appear for an Infraction court hearing (IF) or an Ordinance court hearing (OV), a default judgment may be entered against you.
  • If you arrive AFTER court begins, you may not be allowed in the courtroom and you may miss your court hearing.

DURING COVID, temperatures will be checked, masks will be required and you may not appear in court if any of the following are true:

You have been ordered by a medical professional or health department to quarantine

Proof will need to be submitted to the City Clerk

You have been around someone in the last two weeks who has been ordered to be quarantined.

You are experiencing shortness of breath, fever, or cough in the last 48 hours.


Currently Walk-Ins are NOT allowed.  Please CLICK HERE to request a hearing date.


If you have a hearing scheduled for Terre Haute City Court, please use the links below for more information:

CLICK HERE to look up your court date and related case information

CLICK HERE to file a PRO SE MOTION TO CONTINUE 

You cannot use this link if you are represented by an attorney (including Public Defender)

Currently, all court hearings are being continued due to COVID.  Please use the link above to check your case information for the next hearing date.


Unsure if you need to appear in court?  

Please CLICK HERE to see if a hearing is schedule

If your case is not listed and the court date is over five (5) days in the future, please continue checking Mycase.In.Gov (link is listed above)

If you cannot locate your case AND your court date is five (5) days or less in the future, please contact the City Clerk's Office at 812-244-2103


If you are represented by an attorney, including a public defender, please contact them with questions on the status of your case.