Unlike the other divisions of the Common Pleas Court, the General Division, having "general jurisdiction" will hear civil matters with a value of greater than $15,000, criminal matters where the crimes are defined by statute as felonies, and other certain criminal offenses.
Will meet through the end of April.
Not all the money awarded to defendants in Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court cases in 2019 has been claimed.
The next public meeting of the Cuyahoga County Criminal Justice Council (CJC) is Tuesday, January 7, at 9:30am.
Ceremony held on December 19.
Judge Brendan J. Sheehan was sworn in December 3, 2019, to a two-year term as the fourth vice-chair of Ohio Common Pleas Judges Association.
Judge Nancy A. Fuerst was inducted into the Cleveland-Marshall College of Law Hall of Fame on Friday, October 25.