Circuit Houston and Henry County Court Watch for Judicial March.21, 2023
Posted by: Staff
Date: Mar 21 2023 7:58 AM
DOTHAN: These court cases are scheduled in the 20th Judicial Circuit in Houston and Henry County Alabama:
Note: Juvenile don’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 LEWIS: Has District-Criminal with 1 case for Possess Marijuana 2nd. He also has Traffic with 39 cases range from Failure Register Vehicle, Drive W/Suspended, Speeding, Improper Lane Usage, DUI.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE CHRISTOPHER K RICHARDSON: Has Circuit-Criminal with 60 cases range from Break/Enter Vehicle, Possess Forged Intr 1st, Burglary 3rd, Rape 1st. In District-Criminal with 9 cases for Possess/Receive Cont, Possess Cocaine, Burglary 2nd.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE KEVIN MOULTON: Has Domestic Relations with 2 cases for Contested Divorce,
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY DISTRICT-CRIMINAL JUDGE LORI COLLIER INGRAM: Has Child Support with 24 cases range from Child Support, Paternity, Contempt/Rule NISI, Petition to Modify. In Domestic Relations with 2 cases for Contempt/Rule NISI, Paternity/Child Sprt.
HONORABLE HENRY COUNTY DISTRICT-CRIMINAL JUDGE JAMES D PETERSON: Has Traffic with 22 cases range from Speding, DUI, Drive W/Suspended, No Driver’s License, Driving W/Revoke. He also has District-Criminal with 24 cases range from Possess Marijuana 2nd, Giving False Name to Police, Public Lewdness, Assault W/Bodily, Reckless Endangerment.