November 1, 2013

Notice to Attorneys Who Practice in Franklin County Municipal Court

Effective Immediately: All defendants seeking a hearing in Courtroom 10C, for the purpose of addressing an active warrant, will be required to surrender to the Columbus Police outside of the courtroom. The defendant will be taken into custody, searched, and placed in handcuffs immediately prior to the hearing. At the conclusion of the hearing and at the direction of the Court, the defendant will either be immediately released or slated at the jail.

James E. Green
Administrative and Presiding Judge
Franklin County Municipal Court