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Director's Division

Marla S. Moore, AOC Director

The Director's Division oversees the AOC's work, serving as a liaison between the agency's governing body, the Judicial Council of Georgia, and its divisions and offices. The Director's Division is comprised of Human Resources, Communications, Governmental and Trial Court Liaison, General Counsel, and Budget Development. The director determines priorities, strategy, and direction of the agency and oversees its divisions. Read More

 

Court Services

Molly JM Perry, Court Services Division Director

The Court Services Division assesses court processes and operations, identifies opportunities for improvement, and proposes innovative solutions for court professionals, judges, and court systems. Read More

 

Financial Administration

Randy Dennis, Financial Administration Division Director

The Financial Administration Division provides fiscal services for the Judicial Council, AOC, courts, and other judicial branch organizations. Services provided include: payroll administration, budget preparation and management, audit compliance, invoicing, fixed asset management, and accounts receivable and payable. Staff also provides budget data to the Governor and General Assembly on behalf of each Judicial Council budgetary unit.  Read More

 

Information Technology

Jorge Basto, Information Technology Division Director

The Information Technology Division develops and supports court automation projects including the Child Support E-filing System, the AOC Judicial Information and Customer Portal, local case management and docketing systems for participating Georgia courts, and EXPRESS for e-citation solutions. Staff manages desktop software and equipment, the AOC network, e-mail, websites, and listservs. Read More

 

Judicial News

Proposed Policies and Fees for Court Reporters
 
July 28, 2014
New law allows unpaid court fines to come out of tax refunds
Macon Telegraph
 
Juvenile therapy programs see success
Newnan Times-Herald
 
Quarterly luncheon brings Benham as speaker
Daily Tribune News

 

July 24, 2014
Municipal judges hand out awards
Daily Report (sub. required)

 

July 22, 2014
Senate confirms Julie Carnes to Eleventh Circuit
Daily Report (sub. required)

July 8, 2014
City judge gets lifetime achievement award
Gwinnett Daily Post

 

July 3, 2014
Lowndes County Magistrate Court Adopts Video Warrant System
wctv.tv
 
Milton court launches teen victim impact program
Neighbor Newspapers - Milton

 

July 2, 2014
OBITUARY: Senior Judge Owen Forrester
Daily Report (sub. required)
 
JQC Awarded First Amendment Award
Daily Report (sub. required)

 

Budget allows judge addition to ease juvenile court schedule
Gainesville Times

 

June 30, 2014
Judge says he won't be easy on colleagues
myajc.com (sub. required)

Probate Court preps for carry permit changes
Cherokee Tribune
 
Many Georgia courthouses will tighten security Tuesday because of new gun laws
Florida Times Union

 

June 27, 2014
Success of DUI, drug court depends on community
Clayton News Daily

 

June 26, 2014
OBITUARY:  Judge George Fryhofer
Augusta Chronicle

Enotah Mental Health Court has its 20th Program Graduate
accessnorthgeorgia.com

 

June 25, 2014
JQC looks to bench for its new executive director
Daily Report (sub. required)
 
June 24, 2014
JQC names judge as new chair
Daily Report (sub. required)
 
New law allows courts to create veterans divisions
Bayonet and Saber

 

June 23, 2014
OBITUARY: Judge Robert Hopkins "Hop" Kidd, 88: Dedicated judge, family man, gardener
AJC

 

June 20, 2014
Newton courts receive grant funding
Newton Citizen
 
June 18, 2014
Georgia's first African-American Supreme Court Judge visits Lucy Craft Laney Museum
nbc26.tv
 
Judge Peggy Walker honored
Douglas Sentinel
 
June 13, 2014
Sandy Springs replaces three judges
Reporter Newspapers (Sandy Springs

 

June 12, 2014
County receives grant money for Superior Court
The Polk Fishwrap
 
Courthouse videotaping limits nixed in Georgia
Courthouse News Service

 

June 11, 2014
State Court Judge among those honored by Cherokee County Chamber
Cherokee Tribune

 

June 10, 2014
OBITUARY: Judge James W. Head
Savannah Morning News

Photographer Captures 10 Georgia Courthouses a Day
Daily Report (sub. required)
 
June 4, 2014
Superior Court Judge Honored
Neighborhood Newspapers
 
County juvenile judge's position made full-time
Times-Georgian

 

June 3, 2014
Deal Lauded for DUI and Drug Court Diversion Efforts
Daily Report (sub. required)

 

  

2014 Judicial News Archives