COURTWATCH for 20th Judicial Circuit Houston and Henry CountyMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Apr 11 2019 7:43 AM
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.
HONORABLE 20th JUDICIAL District-Criminal COURT Benjamin Lewis: had a docket of 10 case in District-Criminal these are cases for Burglary 1st Degree, Kidnapping 1st Degree Rape 1st Degree. He also had 7 cases in Domestic Relations. He also had District-Civil with 1 case.
HONORABLE 20th JUDICIAL District-Criminal COURT Kevin Moulton: Had a 1 cases in Circuit-Civil. He also Domestic Relations with 5 cases.
HONORABLE 20th JUDICIAL District-Criminal COURT John Steensland: Had a total of 89 cases in Circuit-Criminal these are anything for Receiving Stolen Property 1st, Insurance Fraud, Theft of Property 3rd . He also had District-Criminal with 4 cases.
HONORABLE 20th JUDICIAL District-Criminal COURT Todd Derrick: Had 7 cases in Circuit-Criminal all cases are for Theft of Property 1st
He also had Circuit-Civil with 27 cases these are for Negligence Motor Vehicle, Negligence-General.
HONORABLE 20th JUDICIAL District-Criminal COURT Henry D “Butch” Binford: Had 6 cases in Domestic Relations.