Veterans Stand Down Court

A part of the Turning Points Stand Down Event

November 4, 2017 8am – 12pm
Manatee County Fairgrounds,
1303 13th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221

Contact Patrick Diggs 727-902-3473

Are you being held back by longstanding court costs, fines, and even some minor warrants related to a municipal ordinance or inactive criminal cases in Manatee County? Let us review your case in person to see if these past fines and costs can be waived.
No pre-registration required!! 

November 4, 2017 8am – 12pm
Manatee County Fairgrounds,
1303 13th St W, Palmetto, FL 34221

Contact Patrick Diggs 727-902-3473

Circuit Judge Rochelle Curley
Swears in Therapy Dog Teams

Circuit Judge Rochelle Curley along with Court Administration Assistant Aimee Smith meet therapy dog Lance and his handler Nan Miller.

In a swearing in ceremony on Friday October 13, 2017, eight therapy dog teams were sworn in by Judge Curley at the Silvertooth Judicial Center.


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Judge Lee E. Haworth Receives the McKaig Award from SCBA

The Honorable Lee E. Haworth Receives the McKaig Award

Presented to the Honorable Lee E. Haworth In recognition of his extraordinary service to the Sarasota County Bar Association through tireless advocacy for meaningful and effective increases in access to justice for the disadvantaged and in recognition of his efforts educating lawyers and the public thus enhancing the image of the legal profession. October 11, 2017

12th Judicial Circuit Pet Therapy Program
Judge Erika Quartermaine discusses the homeless issue