Circuit Houston and Henry County Court Watch for Judicial Jan.30, 2023
Posted by: Staff
Date: Jan 30 2023 7:29 AM
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 LEWIS: Has District-Criminal with 81 cases range from Trespass 2nd, Disorderly Conduct, and Harassing Communicate, Attempt to Elude. He also has Traffic with 2 cases for No Driver’s License, Speeding.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY DISTRICT-CRIMINAL JUDGE R TODD DERRICK: Has Circuit-Criminal with 66 cases range from Use/Possess Drug Par, Possess/Receipt Cont, Ill Possess Credit/Deb, Theft of Property 3rd.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE M . JOHN STEENSLAND III: Has Circuit-Criminal with 98 cases range from Possess Marihuana 1st, Break/Enter Vehicle, Theft of Property 2nd, Theft of Lost Proper.
HONORABLE HENRY COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE KEVIN MOULTON: Has 17 cases for Possess/Rec Subs, Murder, Sodomy 1st, Resisting Arrest.