Circuit Houston and Henry County Court Watch for Judicial February.1, 2024
Posted by: Staff
Date: Feb 01 2024 7:40 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 COURT JUDGE BENJAMIN LEWIS: Has District-Criminal with 26 cases range from Possess/Receipt Cont, Rec Stolen Prop 1st, Sorna Violation, Porn Intent to Dissee. He also has Domestic Relations with 6 cases for Protection from Abuse X 5, Elder Abuse. In Civil- District he has 4 cases for Unlawful Detainer. He also has Small Claims with 1 case for Misc SM Case.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE CHRISTOPHER K RICHARDSON: Has Domestic Relations with 3 cases for Contempt/Rule NISI X 2, Contested Divorce.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE KEVIN MOULTON: Has Circuit-Civil with 1 case for Negligence Motor Vehicle. He also has Domestic Relations with 1 case for Petition to Modify. In Circuit-Criminal he has 27 cases range from Brass Knuckle’s/ Sling, Use/Possess Frug Par, Possess/Receipt Cont, and Porn-Producing W/Minor.
HONORABLE HENRY COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE JOHN STEENSLAND III: Has Domestic Relations with 1 case for Contested Divorce.