Marshall Department (f/k/a Searcy County District Court)

 

                         

  FOURTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT

                      ALPENA, HARRISON, JASPER AND MARSHALL DEPARTMENTS

 

PRESS RELEASE FROM STATE DISTRICT JUDGE FRED KIRKPATRICK

AS A MATTER OF PUBLIC SAFETY IN RESPONSE TO THE OUTBREAK OF COVID-19.

EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY:

The Fourth Judicial District Court postpones all Arraignments and Trials (Traffic, Criminal, Civil, and Small Claims), until after April 10, 2020. Reschedule dates are as follows:

Harrison Department (Boone County) Trials for County and City

Original Date                            New Continued Date

March 18, 2020                        May 6, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

March 25, 2020                        April 22, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

April 1, 2020                             May 20, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

April 8, 2020                             May 13, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

 

Harrison Department (Boone County) Arraignments (First Appearance)

Original Date                                New Continued Date

March 26, 2020                         April 16, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.

April 2, 2020                               April 23, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.

April 9, 2020                               May 7, 2020 at 8:30 a.m.

 

Jasper Department (Newton County) Arraignments (First Appearance)

Original Date                               New Continued Date

April 6, 2020                                May 4, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

 

Marshall Department (Searcy County) Arraignments (First Appearance)

Original Date                                  New Continued Date

March 24, 2020                             April 28, 2020 at 9:00 a.m.

 

All Small Claims and Civil Trials in each Department currently set for the period between March 17, 2020, and April 10, 2020, will be rescheduled individually to another trial date by the Clerk of Court.

 

Court personnel will continue to work each day during this difficult time to assist the public. The Court will continue to conduct criminal first appearances and Rule 8.1 hearings as required by law.

 

Our website, fourthjudicialdistrictcourt.org. will continue to be updated as necessary. The website contains the telephone number, mailing and email address of each Department as well as other relevant information including the procedure for paying citations in each Department. Citations may continue to be paid online at www.myfinepayment.com in all Departments.

 

The Court appreciates your patience through this process and apologizes for any inconvenience this may cause. Please understand that your safety and the safety of our court personnel are of utmost importance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

2020 District Court Schedule

January                    

Plea: 14th and 28th Trial:17th

February                  

Plea:11th and 25th  Trial:14th

March                      

Plea:10th Continued to 4/28

and 24th   Continued to 4/28 

Trial:13th

 

April                        

Plea:14th Continued to 4/28 and 28th   

 Trial:10th Continued to 7/17

May                        

Plea:12th  Trial:8th

June                      

Plea:9th and 23rd    Trial:12th

July                        

Plea:14th and 28th  Trial:10th

August                      

Plea: 11th and 25th  Trial:14th

September              

Plea: 8th and 22th   Trial :11th

October                   

Plea:13th and 27th Trial:30th

November               

Plea: 10th           Trial:13th

December               

Plea: 8th             Trial:11th