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News About the Courts

FNS Felony Nonsupport News

The Felony Nonsupport Docket of the Butler County Court of Common Pleas has earned final certification from the Ohio Supreme Court’s Commission on Specialized Dockets.

Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor congratulated the Butler County Court of Common Pleas and Judge Jennifer McElfresh for receiving final certification.  Read More...

SAMI Substance Abuse Mental Illness News

The Substance Abuse Mental Illness (SAMI) Docket of the Butler County Court of Common Pleas has earned final certification from the Ohio Supreme Court’s Commission on Specialized Dockets.

Ohio Supreme Court Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor congratulated the Butler County Court of Common Pleas and Judge Noah Powers for receiving final certification.  Read More....

Court Administrator becomes Fellow of Institute for Court Management  

Williamsburg, VA - (May 3, 2019)  Mr. Wayne G. Gilkison, Court Administrator with the Butler County Common Pleas Court in Hamilton, OH, became a Fellow of the Institute for Court Management (ICM).  Read More....