The Akron Municipal Court will be closed Thursday, November 24, 2022 and Friday, November 25, 2022 for Thanksgiving. Arraignment Court will be held Saturday, November 26, 2022.

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Current News

Raising the Bar Program Holds Second Session
11/10/2022

The second session of the court-sponsored pilot program for area high school students entitled “Raising the Bar” is taking place today. Akron Municipal Court Judge David Hamilton, along with Summit County Executive Ilene Shapiro’s Office, launched this program last month...

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The Akron Municipal Court and the Glendale Cemetery to Honor Veteran Mary E. Gladwin on Thursday, November 10
11/04/2022

The Akron Municipal Court and the Glendale Cemetery will co-host an in-person tribute on Thursday, November 10, 2022 beginning at 1:00 p.m. for Mary E. Gladwin who served our country as a nurse active in three wars...

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Akron Municipal Court Administrative/Presiding Judge, Hope Meadows Foundation Staff Featured on National Smart Talks Podcast
11/03/2022

Last month, the Elizabeth Smart Foundation’s Smart Talks podcast launched an episode entitled “How Local Government and Organizations Can Work Together for Survivors” which entails a discussion...

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Raising the Bar Program Launches
10/27/2022

Akron Municipal Court Judge David Hamilton has introduced a court-sponsored pilot program for area high school students entitled “Raising the Bar.” Raising the Bar has a mission to introduce more minorities to a career in law and give exposure to various career opportunities in the legal profession...

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Akron Municipal Court Welcomes Magistrate Brett Hammond to Staff Roster
10/25/2022

The Akron Municipal Court has appointed Brett Hammond to serve as a full-time Magistrate. Administrative/Presiding Judge Ron Cable administered Magistrate Hammond’s oath of office on Monday, October 3, 2022...

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Akron Municipal Court Judge Annalisa S. Williams Receives the Ohio State Bar Foundation’s Lifetime Achievement Award
10/19/2022

Akron Municipal Court Judge Annalisa S. Williams received the Ritter Award during the Ohio State Bar Foundation (OSBF)’s All Rise Annual Awards Celebration...

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Amendments to the Schedule of Court Costs for the Akron Municipal Court
10/12/2022

The Akron Municipal Court hereby issues public notice that the Court proposes the following changes to the Schedule of Court Costs effective November 1, 2022...

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Akron Municipal Courthouse Is Now Open
10/03/2022

During the evening of Monday, September 26, 2022, the Akron Municipal Court announced it was without any of its three public elevators and that the Harold K. Stubbs Justice Center was closed to the public until further notice...

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The Akron Municipal Court Is Experiencing Elevator Issues, Only Arraignment Court Hearings Will Take Place Until Further Notice
09/26/2022

The Akron Municipal Court is without any of its three public elevators at the present time...

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Akron Municipal Court Announces Offsite Wedding Venues, Themes for the Remainder of 2022
09/07/2022

The Akron Municipal Court is partnering with six local venues to offer weddings for couples for the remainder of 2022. The six local venues are...

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