News of Interest

Chief Justice Minton and Justice Wright welcome newly elected circuit court clerks

The new officials met Chief Justice John D. Minton Jr., Justice Samuel T. Wright III, Kentucky Association of Circuit Court Clerks President Greg Helton and KACCC 1st Vice President Doug Hall while attending an orientation program Dec. 6, 2018, at the Administrative Office of the Courts in Frankfort.

Chief Justice Minton welcomes newly elected Supreme Court justice, circuit judges and district judges

The new officials who were able to attend prepared to take the bench at a resource fair hosted by the AOC on Nov. 30.

Supreme Court to issue opinions on special rendition day Nov. 15, 2018

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Opinions issued Nov. 15, 2018

Civil filing fees to increase July 1

Civil filing fees and other fees in Circuit and District Courts will increase July 1, 2018. The civil filing fee in Circuit Court will rise from $115 to $150 and the fee in District Court will go from $55 to $75.

View these and other costs and fees.

AOC collecting luggage/duffel bags for children in foster care

When moving from one location to another, children in foster care who don’t have luggage must often pack their belongings in garbage bags. To help with this, the AOC is hosting a luggage/duffel bag drive during Child Abuse Prevention Month in April. The public is invited to drop off new or gently used bags at the AOC main lobby by April 30. The AOC is located at 1001 Vandalay Drive in Frankfort.

McCracken County Drug Court awarded $1.2 million to help participants who are hardest to treat, have fewest resources

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Perry County Drug Court awarded $1.3 million to help participants who are hardest to treat, have fewest resources

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Drug Court program for Harrison, Nicholas, Pendleton and Robertson counties awarded $975,000 to help participants who are hardest to treat, have fewest resources

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