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Posted on: November 22, 2022

19th JUDICIAL CIRCUIT RECOGNIZES ADOPTION MONTH

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In 1984, President Ronald Reagan created the first National Adoption Week; and in 1995, President Bill Clinton proclaimed November as National Adoption Month for the United States.

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

THE 19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT HOSTS ITS 11TH ANNUAL VETERANS HISTORY PROJECT

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On Friday, November 11, 2022, 10 Veterans participated in the Veterans History Project at the Lake County Courthouse.

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Posted on: October 26, 2022

27 APPLY FOR ASSOCIATE JUDGE POSITION

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Chief Judge Mark L. Levitt has received notification from Marcia M. Meis, Director of the Administrative Office of Illinois Courts, that 27 attorneys have timely filed their applications for the Associate Judge vacancy in the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit.

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

CIRCUIT JUDGE MITCHELL L. HOFFMAN TO RETIRE

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Circuit Judge Mitchell L. Hoffman will retire, effective September 30, 2022.

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Posted on: September 15, 2022

19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT JUDGE ORTIZ RE-APPOINTED TO JUDICIAL CONFERENCE OF ILLINOIS

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Pursuant to Order MR785, the Illinois Supreme Court has re-appointed Lake County Circuit Court Judge Jorge Ortiz to serve on the Judicial Conference of Illinois.

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Posted on: August 17, 2022

NINETEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT JUDGES AND THE LAKE COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION HELP STUDENTS PREPARE

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The Judiciary and the Bar donated school supplies to support the Boys & Girls Club of Lake County’s Time to Thrive Back to School Resource Fair.

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

LEVITT RE-ELECTED TO SECOND TERM AS CHIEF JUDGE

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The Circuit Judges of the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit have voted Judge Mark L. Levitt to a second term as Chief Judge; he will begin the term on January 2, 2023, and it will terminate on January 1, 2024.

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

RETIRED JUDGE TEMPORARILY ASSIGNED TO NINETEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT

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As directed by the Illinois Supreme Court in Order M.R. 003033, determined for public necessity by the Supreme Court on March 14, 2022, retired Associate Judge Joseph R. Waldeck will be assigned to duty with the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit.

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