Court Records Public Access Disclaimer

The Manatee County Clerk of Court shall not be held liable for use of ANY information contained on the website, which is provided as a public service for informational purposes. PLEASE NOTE that this information is NOT intended to be used as an authoritative public record or as a legal document and shall have no legal force or effect. The Clerk makes reasonable efforts to provide that data sent as an attachment is virus free, however the Clerk assumes no responsibility for damages caused by the downloading or installation of data contained on the website.

Viewing or use of the data indicates that you accept the above conditions.

Electronic Access to Court Records

The Florida Supreme Court has authorized the Manatee County Clerk of Circuit Court and Comptroller to provide the public with electronic access to many court records, indexes and dockets as well as non-confidential document images through this website as provided by law. Note: F.S. 28.2221(5)(a).

Based on the identity of the user and their relationship or role, the law provides various levels of access to court records for attorneys, parties, governmental agencies, and law enforcement. This access is provided by entering into a Subscriber Agreement.

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