Court Announcements and News

  • The Ohio Supreme Court issued an order addressing notarization requirements for certain Supreme Court forms during the present current coronavirus pandemic.

  • There are several Court-adopted domestic relations, juvenile, general, and probate forms that require notarization. Due to the social distancing requirements, the Court has approved a temporary version of these forms that eliminate the need for notarization during this public health emergency.

     
  • Court receives an "A" grade from a national parent group. Click here for article.

  • Scam Warning:  The Times-Reporter posted an article about a citizen reporting that she received a call from a person who claimed to be calling from the Tuscarawas County Courts telling her she had a default judgement against her.  The caller ID showed a local Court number according to the citizen.  Our Court and Clerk of Court will not call parties to a case to inform them of judgments; such notice will always come in a written Court document sent to the party to the case or their attorney.  http://www.timesreporter.com/news/20180206/scammer-uses-local-court-phone-number-in-property-lien-ruse

  • Click here for an additional Times-Reporter article warning the public about jury duty scams.  
  • The Free Family Law Legal Clinic for 2020 has been scheduled.  See the link under Getting Help on our Legal Information and Links page.  Any and all questions should be directed to Southeastern Ohio Legal Services at 330-339-3998.
  • The Court was awarded a grant for technology from the Supreme Court of Ohio and has used the money to purchase video conference technology for the Magistrate's courtroom.
  • The Court was awarded a 2020 technology grant from the Supreme Court of Ohio and has used the money to purchase hardware and software so that staff can work remotely as needed. 

 

 

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