Circuit Houston and Henry County Court Watch for Judicial December.4, 2023
Posted by: Staff
Date: Dec 04 2023 7:48 AM
DOTHAN: These court cases are scheduled in the 20th Judicial Circuit in Houston and Henry County Alabama:
Note: Juvenile doesn’t have Public Record Judge Lori Collier Ingram and Judge Henry “D” Butch Binford Handle all Juvenile Cases.
Note: Domestic Violence is not always Abuse Cases. They have cases like Petition for Custody, Petition to Modify.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY DISTRICT COURT JUDGE BENJAMIN H LEWIS each morning has initial appearances. These are people who have not made bond. They are required to be seen by a Judge or Magistrate within 48 to 72 hours "of their arrest". Judge Lewis follows the law even when on holidays he or another Judge comes to the Houston County Jail for the initial appearances.
These persons are seen via a TV screen from the jail to the courtroom.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY DISTRICT-CRIMINAL JUDGE BENJAMIN H LEWIS: Has District-Criminal with 43 cases range from Possess Marijuana 2nd, Disorderly Conduct, Use/Possess Drug Par, Fugitive from Justice, Assault 3rd.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE CHRSITOPHER K RICHARDSON: Has Domestic Relations with 1 case for Protection from ABUS.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE M JOHN STEENSLAND III: Has Circuit-Criminal with 56 cases range from Possess Marihuana 1st, Break/Enter Vehicle, Theft of Property 4th, and Fraud use Credit/Deb, Identity Theft.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE KEVIN MOULTON: Had Domestic Relations with 2 cases for Contested Divorce, Protection from Abus.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY DISTRICT-CRIMINAL JUDGE R TODD DERRICK: Has Circuit-Criminal with 15 cases for Tampering W/Phys Evi, Burglary 3rd, Trafficking, Robbery 1st, Assault 1st. In District-Criminal he had 2 cases for Public Intox, Possess/Receipt Cont. He also has Domestic Relations with 3 cases for Contested Divorce.
HONORABLE HENRY COUNTY DISTRICT-CRIMINAL JUDGE JAMES D PETERSON: Has Traffic with 330 cases range from DUI, Speeding, Drive W/Suspended, Improper Lane Usage, and Reckless Driving. In District-Criminal he has 141 cases range from Possess/Receipt Cont, Corpse Abuse, Stalking 1st, Attempted Murder, and Resisting Arrest.