Circuit Houston and Henry County Court Watch for Judicial September.10, 2023
Posted by: Staff
Date: Sep 11 2023 8:09 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 75 cases range from Harassment, Possess Marijuana 2nd, Elderly Abuse, Resisting Arrest, Bail Jumping 2nd. He also has Traffic with 1 case for DUI.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY DISTRICT-CRIMINAL JUDGE CHRISTOPHER K RICHARDSON: Has District-Criminal with 25 cases for Mortgage Fraud.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE R TODD DERRICK: Has Circuit-Criminal with 1 case for Capital Murder.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE M JOHN STEENSLAND III: Has Circuit-Criminal with 67 cases range from Possess/Receipt Cont, Theft of Property 4th, Forgery 3rd, and Fraud Use Credit/Deb.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CIVIL JUDGE KEVIN MOULTON: Has Circuit-Civil with 1 case for Account Collection.
HONORABLE HENRY COUNTY DISTRICT-CRIMINAL JUDGE HENRY D “BUTCH: BINFORD: Has Circuit-Criminal with 85 cases rand from Incest, Rape 1st, Rec Stolen Prop 1st, Possess Marijuana 2nd, Attempt to Elude, False Reporting to Police.
HONORABLE HENRY COUNTY DISTRICT-CRIMINAL JUDGE JAMES D PETERSON: Had Domestic Relations with 1 case for Protection from ABUS. He also has District-Criminal with 3 cases for Dom Vio 3rd Harassment, Interfere W/DV Emerg, DV Strangulation/Suf.