Circuit Houston and Henry County COURTWATCH for 20th Judicial Jan.24,2022
Posted by: Staff
Date: Jan 24 2022 7:52 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, Contested Divorce.
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 20th JUDICAL DISTRICT-CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE BENJAMIN H LEWIS : Has District-Criminal with 32 cases range from Assault 3rd, Harassing Communicate, Domestic Violence.
HONORABLE 20th JUDICAL DISTRICT-CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE KEIVN MPILTON: Has Circuit-Criminal with 88 cases range from Possess marihuana 1st, Assault 2nd, Possess/Receipt Cont, Theft of Property 3rd.
HONORABLE 20th JUDICAL DISTRICT-CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE R TODD DERRICK: Has Circuit-Criminal with 17 cases for Possess/Receive Cont, Theft of Services 2nd, Porn Possess Material Minor.
HONORABLE 20th JUDICAL DISTRICT-CRIMINAL COURT JUDGE JAMES D PETERSON: Has District-Criminal with 10 cases for Possess/Receipt Cont, Pistol Carrying W/O, Domestic Violence 3rd. He also has Domestic Relations with 4 cases for Protection From ABUS.