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Recent Court News
10/19/2018Drug Court Graduation Marks Milestone
10/19/2018Stepping Up Summit Held
10/2/2018Judge David Matia to take part in City Club debate October 8
9/14/2018Judge John J. Russo Sworn In As Second Vice Chair of the OJC
6/21/2018Criminal Justice Council Announced
5/17/2018Court Embraces Stepping Up Initiative
5/4/2018Court Celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month
5/1/2018Juror Appreciation Week
2/26/2018Court Hires Director of Training and Development
2/5/2018Court Celebrates Black History Month
1/19/2018Drug Court Recertified
1/3/2018Unclaimed Funds Report
1/2/2018Judge John J. Russo Ready For New Year As Presiding Judge
12/28/2017Commercial Docket Set To Resume
12/15/2017Six graduate from Veterans Treatment Court
11/29/2017Judge Michael Shaughnessy Appointed To MHDD Docket
11/17/2017Judge Michael P. Donnelly Receives OACTA Award
11/15/2017Veterans Treatment Court Receives Final Certification
10/30/2017Court To Host Community Discussion On Bond Report
10/12/2017Commercial Docket Judges
9/14/2017Judges Reject Voluntary TCAP Plan
9/14/2017Court To Resume Commercial Docket
9/14/2017Hon. John J. Russo re-elected Administrative Judge
9/12/2017Court Unveils New Informational Videos
9/11/2017City Club Forum On Plea Agreements
9/8/201712 recognized at VTC ceremony
9/8/2017Court Looks To Divert Mentally Ill From Local Jails
8/30/2017Judge Shannon Gallagher Appointed To MHDD Docket
8/18/2017Court Appointment To Public Defender Commission
8/14/2017Judge Jackson Receives National Award from VVA
7/14/2017Judge Michael Jackson receives national award
6/23/2017OCPJA Conference Held In Cleveland
6/21/2017Pilot Mediation Program
6/5/2017Court Begins Podcast
5/22/2017Second Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Drug Court Docket Established
5/16/2017Judges Hollie Gallagher and Joan Synenberg Receive ADAMHS Board Awards
5/15/2017Judge Joan Synenberg Receives Woman Of Strength Award
5/12/2017New Lawyers Meet With Judges
5/12/2017New Cuyahoga County Grand Juries Sworn
5/2/2017Court Celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month
4/28/2017Court Celebrates Juror Appreciation Week
4/24/2017Hundreds Attend 2017 Re-Entry Business Summit
4/21/2017Cuyahoga County Residents Take Part in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day
4/14/2017Judge Nancy Margaret Russo Honored By Inmates At Grafton Correctional Institution
4/6/2017Judge Matia Addresses National Science Conference On Opioid Crisis and Public Policy
3/23/2017Cuyahoga County Recovery Court Graduation
2/17/2017Drug Court Graduation
2/10/2017Veterans Treatment Court Recognition Ceremony
1/20/2017New Cuyahoga County Grand Juries Sworn In
1/18/2017Court Welcomes Three New Judges
12/28/2016Unclaimed Funds Report
12/14/2016Judge Hollie Gallagher Appointed Chair of MHDD Court Docket
12/8/2016Judge David T. Matia Sworn In As Ohio Common Pleas Judges Association President
11/17/2016Judge John J. Russo elected to a fourth, one-year term as Administrative Judge
10/28/2016Inaugural Expungement Day Held
10/24/2016ADR Settlement Day 2016
10/11/2016Judge David Matia Named 2016 C.J. McLin Award Recipient
9/30/2016First Veterans Treatment Court Recognition Ceremony
9/23/2016Judges Matia and Synenberg to be Honored By U.S. Department of Justice
9/22/2016Inaugural Veterans Treatment Court Graduation
9/22/2016New Grand Juries Sworn In
9/7/2016Save Our Homes Month
8/15/2016Veterans Treatment Court Honors First Graduate
8/15/2016Judge Cassandra Collier-Williams Joins MHDD Court
6/15/2016Expungement Day Clinics Offered
6/15/2016Drug Court Partners With Sheriff For Innovative Vivitrol Program
5/16/2016“Fast And Furious 8” Road Closures
5/12/2016Judge David T. Matia Receives Exemplar Award From Recovery Resources
5/10/2016Dozens Attend Expungement Forum
5/4/2016Court Celebrates Mental Health Awareness Month
4/28/2016Free Expungement Forum May 4 In Euclid
4/18/2016Hundreds Attend Inaugural NE Ohio Re-Entry Business Summit
4/15/2016New Attorneys Attend Justice Center Reception
3/15/2016Common Pleas Judges Working On Consent Decree
2/23/2016Common Pleas Court Partners For Inaugural Northeast Ohio Business Summit
2/19/2016Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Drug Court Sees 300th Graduate
2/18/2016Translation Option Added To Court Website
2/17/2016Judges Meet With Ukraine Counterparts
2/12/2016Judge Steven E. Gall Named To Ohio Supreme Court Task Force
2/5/2016Judge Nancy A. Fuerst Sworn-In As President of OJACC
1/29/2016Court Hosts Mock Trial Competition
1/25/2016Court Forms Grand Jury Committee
1/4/2016Unclaimed Funds Report
12/23/2015Matthew McMonagle Sworn-In To Common Pleas Court Bench
12/23/2015Local Judges Elected To OCPJA Leadership Roles
12/18/2015Hon. John J. Russo Re-Elected Administrative and Presiding Judge of the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court
12/14/2015Judicial Partners Meeting
12/14/2015Recovery Court Receives Final Certification
12/9/2015Application for Assigned Counsel Renewal 2016-2017 Now Available
12/8/2015Matthew McMonagle Appointed To Common Pleas Court Bench
11/18/2015Drug Court Presents Inaugural Outstanding Alumna Award
11/12/2015Judge Michael E. Jackson Honored on Veterans Day
8/20/2015Legal Issues and Housing - How The Courts Can Help!
5/26/2015Veterans Treatment Court Dedication Ceremony
5/22/2015Brelo Verdict Released
5/13/2015Three New Grand Juries Seated and Sworn-In
1/26/2015Judges Elected To OCPJA Leadership Roles
1/22/2015Domestic Violence Forum February 12
1/22/2015New Grand Juries Sworn In
1/6/2015Unclaimed Funds Report
10/22/2014Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court Adding Second Drug Court
10/17/2014Independent Study Shows Drug Court Success
10/1/2014Court Enhances Security
9/16/2014Court Premieres New Jury Orientation Video
9/9/2014New Grand Juries Seated
8/11/2014Court Names New Mental Health Coordinator
5/29/2014Food Trucks For Memorial Mondays
5/8/2014New Cuyahoga County Grand Juries Sworn In
3/25/2014“Evidence-Based Practices 101” seminar
3/24/2014Stephania Pryor named the Deputy Chief Probation Officer
2/19/2014Lets Face Heroin
2/18/2014Court Documents To Be Available On Internet
2/12/2014MetroSpot Kiosk Open In Atrium
2/11/2014Court To Hear Cases At Lakewood Middle Schools
1/27/2014Court Closed
1/24/2014ODRC Director Gary Mohr to Speak At Reintegration Forum
1/13/2014Faith-Based Re-Entry Summit Held
1/6/2014Courts To Close Tuesday January 7, 2014 Due To Dangerous Cold
1/3/2014Faith Summit To Be Held January 10
1/2/2014Two Judges Added To Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court, Commercial Docket
12/8/2013Probation Officer Meghan Patton Featured In Plain Dealer
12/3/2013Managing The Ariel Castro Case
11/27/2013Judge Michael Jackson To Attend Veterans Treatment Court Conference
11/26/2013Application for Assigned Counsel Renewal 2014-2015 Now Available
11/25/2013Foreclosure Mediation Program Director Andrea Kinast on WTAM
11/22/2013Probation Officers Promoted
11/19/2013What If Lee Harvey Oswald Had Gone To Trial
11/18/2013Common Pleas Drug Court Encourages Proper Disposal Of Unwanted Prescription Drugs
11/14/2013Hon. John J. Russo Elected Administrative Judge of the Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court
11/13/2013Common Pleas Drug Court Could Provide Model For Rural Counties
11/13/2013Two Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court judges taking part in day-long summit on the heroin epidemic in NE Ohio
11/9/20133 Court Employees Honored
11/5/2013Common Pleas Court to host mock trial competition
10/23/2013Press Release - Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas
10/7/2013E-Filing First Amended Temporary Administrator Order
10/7/2013E-Filing Expansion Announcement
9/19/2013Press Release - Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas
9/11/2013Revised Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court and Eighth District Court of Appeals to host reception for new attorneys
7/2/2013Press Release - Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas
7/2/2013Press Release - Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas
4/30/2013Temporary Administrative Order
12/31/2012New Courtroom Assignments
12/14/2012Media Release - The Supreme Court of Ohio
11/1/2012Press Release - The National Judicial College
3/19/201239th Drug Court Graduation Photos
2/6/201239th Drug Court Graduation
12/22/2011Important Information for Owners of Property in Foreclosure
12/6/2011October 2011 Drug Court Graduations
12/23/2010Revised Foreclosure Affidavit Policy
12/7/20102009 Common Pleas Court Annual Report
10/21/2010Justice Center Security Measures
12/22/2009Request for Comments for Proposed Changes to Local Rules 24 and 27
2/12/2009Request for comments regarding proposed amendments to Local Rule 24 and Local Rule 27
12/15/2008Amendments to Local Rule 27 effective February 1, 2009
12/15/2008Amendments to Local Rule 23.1 (Open Discovery) effective February 10, 2009
10/21/2008Public Notice - Request for Proposals for a new Community Based Correctional Facility (CBCF)
9/19/2008Request for Comments Regarding Proposed Local Rule 23.1 - Criminal Discovery
9/18/20082007 Common Pleas Court Annual Report
8/1/2008Request for Comments Regarding Proposed Amendments to Local Rule 27
7/29/2008Mental Health Court Initiative
7/29/2008Foreclosure Mediation Program
2/22/2008Amendments to Local Rule 23 Effective April 14 2008 and Request for Comments
2/14/2008Re-Entry Court Overview for Judges and Attorneys
1/18/20082006 Court Annual Report Now Available Online
5/11/2006Early Case Management Pilot Project
2/16/2006Felony Case Processing Study

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