Topic - Rhode Island Superior Court

The Rhode Island Superior Court is the state trial court of general jurisdiction in Rhode Island.==Jurisdiction==It has original jurisdiction in all felony proceedings, civil matters with an amount in controversy in excess of $10,000, and all matters of equity. The Super Court exercises concurrent jurisdiction in civil matters with an amount in controversy between $5,000 and $10,000 with the lower District Court (an court of limited jurisdiction), and also has concurrent jurisdiction with the Rhode Island Supreme Court (the state supreme court) in the issuance of writs of habeas corpus and mandamus. - Source: Wikipedia

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