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Walk-in hours for unrepresented parties

Posted on Jan 30, 2017 in News

Beginning January 25, 2017, the Court will offer walk-in hours every Wednesday afternoon from 1-3 pm for pro se parties with questions about their cases.   Upon arrival, those persons should proceed to the 4th Floor Security Desk where they will sign in and have their questions addressed by one of the Court’s Judicial Attorneys.

Judge Cook’s investiture and Retirement of Judge Carol Dezso

Posted on Jan 5, 2017 in News

The Domestic Relations Court bids farewell to Judge Carol Dezso who retires after serving as a Judge in the Domestic Relations Court since 1993.  Judge Dezso’s term ends on January 5, 2017.

Judge Katarina Cook begins her term on the Court on January 6.   A public investiture ceremony will be held on January 5 beginning at 5:00 PM.   A reception with refreshments will begin at 4:30 PM.  See below for details on the investiture ceremony.

Investiture General

Domestic Relations Court to issue CPO ID Cards for Domestic Violence victims

Posted on Oct 28, 2014 in News

The Summit County Domestic Relations Court will begin issuing “CPO Cards”, a wallet-sized ID card for domestic violence victims, which will allow easily them to provide relevant information to law enforcement  or other officials.

See the attached press-release for more details.

cpo-card-press-release DomesticViolenceCard10212014

DomesticViolenceCard10212014

Domestic Relations Court participates in Fugitive Safe Surrender Program

Posted on Jun 25, 2014 in News

Judge John Quinn presides over a hearing at Fugitive Safe Surrender

Judge John Quinn presides over a hearing at Fugitive Safe Surrender

Magistrate Janice Gui meets with Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine at the Fugitive Safe Surrender event.

Magistrate Janice Gui meets with Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine at the Fugitive Safe Surrender event.

 

Magistrate Sharon Dennis receives Harold K. Stubbs Award

Posted on Mar 22, 2014 in News

PICTURE HAROLD K STUBBS AWARDSummit County Domestic Relations Court Magistrate Sharon Dennis received the Harold K. Stubbs Award on March 14, 2014. The humanitarian award is named in memory of Akron Municipal Judge Harold K. Stubbs and recognizes individuals who have contributed in areas of social action, government, business, medicine and law. The awards ceremony and dinner was held at Judge Stubbs’ home church, St. Paul A.M.E. Church.