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It means that the case is closed-- either the case was dismissed, the Defendant acquitted, or the Defendant was convicted and sentenced for the crime.

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Q: What does it mean in a criminal court case that reads closed?
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What does it mean when the case status reads open on a criminal case?

It means that it is an active case that has not yet been closed, or adjudicated.

What does it mean when a case status reads disposed?

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Define "closed." Is the original police criminal investigation "closed" or is the actual court case itself closed? As long as there are outstanding and un-addressed matters or un-prosecuted defendants, a court case is never closed until all known defendants in the case have been prosecuted. .

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I have heard of of a criminal copurt "dismissing" a case but I have never heard of a criminal court "rejecting" a case.

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In a Closed Criminal case what does Evidence 2 mean on court docket after case has been closed?

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How can you obtain court documents on a criminal case?

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What case cannot be heard in a Court of Appeals?

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If your case is closed can a social worker testify against you in criminal court if the civil case is closed?

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If your court case is dismissed do you have to pay the court cost?

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