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Posted on: July 22, 2020

LAKE COUNTY PROBLEM-SOLVING COURTS RECEIVES CERTIFICATION

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The 19th Judicial Circuit received notification from Marcia M. Meis, that the Supreme Court of Illinois reviewed and approved Lake County’s Certification of Drug, Mental Health, and Veterans Treatment and Assistance Courts.

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Posted on: June 19, 2020

MARRIAGES AND CIVIL UNIONS TO RESUME

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Beginning Monday, June 22nd, the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit will start officiating weddings and civil unions, virtually for active-duty members of the military and couples where at least one participant is a Lake County resident.

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Posted on: June 17, 2020

LAKE COUNTY JUDGES SERVE STATE AND LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS

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Associate Judge Elizabeth M. Rochford was installed as Treasurer of the Illinois Judges Association and Associate Judge Patricia L. Cornell was installed as President of the Lake County Bar Association.

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Posted on: June 3, 2020

WINTER RE-ELECTED TO SECOND TERM AS CHIEF JUDGE

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The Circuit Judges of the Nineteenth Judicial Circuit have unanimously voted Judge Diane E. Winter to a second term as Chief Judge. She will begin her second term on January 5, 2021 and that will terminate on January 2, 2022.

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT FORMS TASK FORCE TO DEVELOP RECOMMENDATIONS FOR SAFELY RESUMING JURY TRIALS

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The Nineteenth Judicial Circuit has formed a task force of criminal and civil judges to make recommendations as to how jury trials will resume, and what protocols will need to be put into place in light of Coronavirus health restrictions.

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

19TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT ANNUAL LAW DAY WINNERS ANNOUNCED

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In 1958, President Dwight D. Eisenhower established Law Day as a day of national dedication to the principles of government. In 1961, by a joint Congressional resolution, May 1st was designated as the official date for celebrating Law Day in the U.S.

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

BRUNO NAMED ASSOCIATE JUDGE

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Chief Judge Diane E. Winter was notified on May 12, 2020, by Marcia M. Meis, Director of the Administrative Office of Illinois Courts, that Ms. Rhonda K. Bruno of Mundelein received the majority number of votes cast ...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

LAKE COUNTY GOVERNMENT COLLECTS OVER TWELVE TONS OF NON-PERISHABLES DURING FOOD DRIVES

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“Our 2 food drives held 3 weeks apart successfully collected over twelve tons of non-perishables...

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