Circuit Houston and Henry County COURTWATCH for 20th Judicial Jan.25, 2023
Posted by: Staff
Date: Jan 25 2023 7:55 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 COURT JUDGE BENJAMIN H LEWIS: Has District-Criminal with 3 cases for Theft of Property 4th, Theft of Property 1st, Fugitive from Justice. He also has Traffic with 188 cases range from Speeding, No Child Restraint, Expired Tag, Blue Light Law, Drive W/Suspended.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CIVIL COURT JUDGE CHRISTOPHER K RICHARDSON: Has Circuit-Civil with 1 case for Other CV Case.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT-CRIMINAL JUDGE R TODD DERRICK: Has Circuit-Criminal with 8 cases for Possess Forged Instr, Criminal Trespass 3rd, Pistol Carrying W/O, Assault 1st. He also has Circuit-Civil with 2 cases for Workman’s Comp, Contract/Ejectment. In Domestic Relation with 2 cases for Petition to Modify, Contempt/Rule NISI.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT- CRIMINA JUDGE HENRY D “BUTCH” BINFORD; Has Circuit-Criminal with 116 cases range from Rec Stolen Prop 2nd, Possess/Receipt Cont, Theft of Property 2nd, Assault 2nd, Bond Forf Felony. He also has District-Criminal with 2 cases for Bond FORF=MISD, Possess/Receipt Cont. In Domestic Relations with 1 case for Petition to Modify.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY CIRCUIT- CRIMINA JUDGE M JOHN STEENSLAND III: Has Circuit-Civil with 2 cases for Contract/EJMNT/SEIZU, Small Claims Appeal. In Domestic Relations he has 5 cases for Contested Divorce X 2, Petition for Custody X 2, and Petition to Modify.
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY DISTRICT-CIVIL JUDGE LORI COLLIER INGRAM: Has Child Support with 6 cases for Petition to Modify X 4, Child Support AOP, Contempt/Rule NISI,
HONORABLE HENRY COUNTY CIRCUIT- CRIMINA JUDGE KEVIN MOULTON: Has Circuit-Criminal with 53 cases range from Burglary 3rd, Use/Possess Drug Par, Possess Marijuana 2nd, and Hindering Prosecution 2nd. He also has District-Criminal with 2 cases for Break/Enter Vehicle, Burglary 3rd.