Circuit Houston and Henry County COURTWATCH for 20th Judicial March 20,2020Matt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Mar 20 2020 7:53 AM
Circuit Houston and Henry County COURTWATCH for 20th Judicial
DOTHAN: These court cases are scheduled in the 20th Judicial Circuit in Houston and Henry County Alabama:
HONORABLE HOUSTON COUNTY DISTRICT COURT JUDGE BENJAMIN 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.
Alabama Supreme Court Administrative Order due to COVID-19. ALL Courts are closed for the Next 30 day. Only emergency court will be allowed.
Per Administrative Office of Court will not be in session for 30 days. Our Office will mail out new Court Date.