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District Court Judge for the 11th Judicial District, James E. Doyle IV, is retiring August 31, 2023. In his retirement letter to the Governor and Chief Justice, Doyle noted that he is “thankful for the opportunity to have served in the office.” Counties in Nebraska’s 11th Judicial District include...
MEDIA ADVISORY: Lancaster County DUI Court Graduation and Celebration WHAT: Lancaster County DUI Court graduation WHO: Judge Darla S. Ideus, presiding WHEN: August 29, 2023, at 6:00 p.m. WHERE: Lancaster City Council Chambers 555 South 10 th Street Lincoln, NE 68508 WHY: For problem-solving court...
Jennifer Raburn, Assistant Clerk in Red Willow County Court, has been selected to serve as Furnas County Court Clerk Magistrate in Beaver City. Raburn will begin work in Furnas County on August 21, 2023. “Jennifer’s time and training in Red Willow County Court will be invaluable in her taking on her...
Carly Noack, Acting Clerk Magistrate, and former assistant clerk has been selected to serve as Hamilton County Court Clerk Magistrate in Aurora. Noak began work in her permanent position on August 7, 2023. “Carly has taken on tremendous responsibility as acting clerk magistrate in Hamilton County...
Bethany Godemann, Assistant Clerk, has been selected to serve as Richardson County Court Clerk Magistrate in Falls City. Godemann began work in her new position on August 1, 2023. “Bethany has worked with the Richardson County Court since 2016, and has embraced the responsibilities assigned to her,”...
Samantha J. Johnson, Acting Clerk Magistrate, has been selected to serve as Dodge County Court Clerk Magistrate in Fremont. Johnson began work in her permanent position on August 1, 2023. “Samantha has been acting clerk magistrate during the transition and has demonstrated her dedication to the...
The Nebraska Court Improvement Project will be hosting a lecture series in North Platte, August 1, 2023, Hastings, August 2, 2023, South Sioux City, August 8, 2023, and Lincoln, August 9, 2023. The Project Embrace lecture series facilitated by the Court Improvement Project aims to provide education...
LINCOLN – Sara E. Bauer, Fremont; Luke P. Henderson, Norfolk; Keelan P. Holloway, Randolph; Louvontree Hunter, South Sioux City; Nicholas S. Matney, Hartington; Patrick R. Runge, Omaha; and Melinda B. Wicks, Sergeant Bluff, Iowa, have submitted applications for appointment as County Court Judge in...
Nebraska Chief Justice Michael G. Heavican will hold a proclamation signing ceremony commemorating the 50th Anniversary of language access in Nebraska’s Courts on Monday, August 14, 2023, at 11:30 a.m. at the District Court of the Colfax County Courthouse in Schuyler, NE. Schuyler is identified as...
Clerk Magistrate Angela Lewandowski of the Hamilton County Court to Retire July 2023 Hamilton County Clerk Magistrate Angie Lewandowski recently submitted her notice of retirement effective July 31, 2023, after just over 22 years of service to the Judicial Branch. Lewandowski has been active in the...