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Please join us for the Newton County Judicial Center Addition Dedication Ceremony which will be held on October 19, 2018, at 10:00 a.m.  The ceremony will take place in front of the Judicial Center. See invitation above or click here for a printable version of invitation.  Immediately following the ceremony there will be an open house and the public will be allowed to tour the Judicial Center. 

PLEASE NOTE - The Newton County Judicial Center will be closed for business until 1:00 p.m. on Friday, October 19, 2018.  All offices in the Judicial Center will reopen for business at 1:00 p.m.  


Rule 22 - Regarding the use of electronic devices in courtrooms and recording of judicial proceedings has been amended effective May 1, 2018.  Rule 22 and Request to Record Proceedings.


 Special Notice from the Georgia Bureau of Investigation - Human Trafficking Notice


Alcovy Circuit Resource Court Newsletter

The Alcovy Circuit Resource Court is a collaborative court designed to address the needs of individuals diagnosed with a severe and persistent mental illness who have committed criminal act(s) and who are being prosecuted for those acts by the Newton County and Walton County District Attorney's office.  For more information see our newsletters below.

September Resource Court Newsletter

August Resource Court Newsletter