24 Lawyers Want Appointment to Two Associate Judge Slots in McHenry County, Selection by Secret Mailed Ballots from Elected Judges, Public Comment Welcomed

A press release from the McHenry County Circuit Court 24 APPLY FOR McHENRY COUNTY ASSOCIATE JUDGE POSITIONS Michael J. Sullivan, Chief Judge, announced today that 24 attorneys have filed applications to become the next Associate Judges of the 22nd Judiciai … Continue reading

Two Lawyers Sought to be McHenry County Associate Judges

The Illinois Supreme Court has authorized the appointment of two new Associate Judges in McHenry County’s 22nd Judicial Circuit. It’s a well-paying job and the taxpayers pay for office expenses, so there will probably be a lot of attorneys interested. … Continue reading

Judge Joseph Condon Plans Retirement, Michael Feetterer Gets Replacement Nod

Circuit Judge Joseph Condon plans to retire when his term is up in December. His replacement is selected by our Illinois Supreme Court Justice Robert Thomas. That person will be current Associate Court Judge Judge Michael W. Feetterer. I asked … Continue reading

7th Mental Health Court Graduation Announced, 41 Grads So Far, 10% Recidivism Rate

A press release from the McHenry County Circuit Court: Twenty Second Judicial Circuit of McHenry County Announces Mental Health Court Graduation Ceremony The 22nd Judicial Circuit of McHenry County Mental Health Court will host its 7th Graduation Ceremony on Tuesday, … Continue reading

Associate Judge Michael Feetterer Receives Promotion to Circuit Judge, Replacing Judge Joe Condon

A press release from the McHenry County Circuit Court: Twenty Second Judicial Circuit of McHenry County Judgeship Appointment WOODSTOCK, IL – The Twenty Second Judicial Circuit of McHenry County is very pleased to announce that effective December 3, 2012, the … Continue reading

McHenry County Drug Court under Judge Michael Feetterer Ready for Business

A press release from the McHenry County Circuit Court: Twenty Second Judicial Circuit of McHenry County Drug Court Program Set to Begin WOODSTOCK, IL – After nearly two years of planning, the Twenty Second Judicial Circuit Drug Court Program will … Continue reading

Joel Berg and Kevin Costello Appointed Associate Judge

A press release from the Illinois Supreme Court: Acting Administrative Director Declares Two Illinois Associate Judges Appointed in the Twenty-Second Judicial Circuit Michael J. Tardy, Acting Director of the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts, announced that the Twenty-Second Judicial … Continue reading

Scheduling of Court Cases

Sitting through an hour of Judge Thomas Meyer’s court proceedings before the Zane Seipler Special Prosecutor request case has convinced me that the 22nd Circuit Court Judges should hire a management consultant. Most of the hour was spent re-scheduling cases … Continue reading

Online Courses to be Offered in Alcohol and “Low Degree Criminal” Case by McHenry County Circuit Court

A press release from the Circuit Court of McHenry County: Twenty Second Judicial Circuit Implements Online Alternative Sanctions WOODSTOCK, IL – In an effort to implement meaningful sentencing alternatives for alcohol related offenses and low degree criminal offenders, the Twenty … Continue reading