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  • News   (5 Items)

    News & Upcoming Events

  •   11/8/16 ELECTION RESULTS

      Common Ground: Community, Kids, Courts & Education - Road to Resilience - A Coordinated Community Response - November 15, 2016

      Common Ground - Presenter Bios

      Attorney Hardship Policy for Common Ground Conference - November 15, 2016

      Press Release - Fourth Circuit Excels in Court User Survey Results



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  • Court System Information   (6 Items)

    Information about the court system.

  •   Chief Judge Statement

      Structure of the Fourth Circuit

      Circuit Court Judges & Associate Judges

      Structure of the Illinois Courts

      Courthouses



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  • Judicial Assignments & Local Rules   (2 Items)

    Judicial Assignments and Local Rules

  •   Assignment Order

      Local Rules (PDF)



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  • Contact Information   (6 Items)

    Our Contact Information.

  •   Chief Judge's Office

      Circuit Judges & Associate Judges

      Circuit Clerks

      State's Attorneys

      Court Reporters



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  • Programs and Services   (15 Items)

    A listing of our programs and services.

  •   Standardized State Forms

      E-Filing Program - Marion County

      Language Access Plan - Fourth Judicial Circuit

      E-Filing Program - Montgomery County

      Approved Parenting Education Classes



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  • Fourth Circuit Family Violence Coordinating Council   (7 Items)

    Fourth Circuit council

  •   PLANNING & STEERING COMMITTEE

      COMMITTEE CHAIRS

      UPCOMING SEMINARS

      FOURTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT FVCC CALENDAR

      WHAT IS THE FAMILY VIOLENCE COORDINATING COUNCIL?



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  • Fourth Circuit Juvenile Justice Council   (5 Items)

    Information about the Fourth Circuit Juvenile Justice Council

  •   MEMBERSHIP

      ACTIVITY

      HISTORY OF FORMATION

      PURPOSE

      DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES



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  • Fourth Circuit Juvenile Action Committee   (1 Items)

    Information about the Fourth Circuit Juvenile Action Committee

  •   Coming Soon!



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  • Fourth Circuit Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative   (1 Items)

    Information about the Fourth Circuit Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative

  •   Coming Soon!



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  • Legal Holidays   (1 Items)

    Legal Holidays

  •   2017 Holiday Schedule



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  • Jury Information   (1 Items)

    A list of juror guidelines.

  •   Juror Guidelines



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  • JUDICI   (8 Items)

    Judicial Assignments and Local Rules

  •   Christian County

      Clay County

      Clinton County

      Effingham County

      Fayette County



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  • Public Information   (8 Items)

    Information for the general public.

  •   Language Access Plan - Fourth Judicial Circuit

      Policy on Access for Persons with Disabilities

      Protocol Regarding Effective Communication for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

      Guide to Small Claims Court

      Simplified Divorce



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  • Councils & Organization   (4 Items)

    Information About Our Councils & Organizations.

  •   Fourth Circuit Family Violence Coordinating Council

      Fourth Circuit Juvenile Justice Council

      Fourth Circuit Juvenile Action Committee

      Fourth Circuit Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative



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  • Statistics   (27 Items)

    Information About Our Statistics.

  •   ADOPTION

      DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE

      DUI

      FAMILY

      FELONIES



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  • General Information   (0 Items)

    Information of general interest.



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  • Government Links   (13 Items)

    Usefull Government Links.

  •   Illinois Supreme Court

      Illinois Governor

      Illinois Secretary of State

      Illinois Attorney General

      Illinois Judges Association



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  • Self-Help Links   (17 Items)

    Links that can provide you with anwsers or assistance.

  •   Glossary of Legal Terms

      Self-Help Legal Center - Southern Illinois University

      Illinois Bar Association - Lawyer Referral Service

      Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Foundation

      Prairie State Legal Services



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