Courts http://wfpl.org en You Can't Pay Court Fines at 3 a.m. Anymore at the Courthouse http://wfpl.org/post/you-cant-pay-court-fines-3-am-anymore-courthouse <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A staffing change and a tight budget have led the Jefferson Circuit Clerk’s office to stop taking payments for fines 24/7.</span></p><p>For years, clerks were available at all hours at the Hall of Justice in downtown Louisville to accept fine payments and other administrative matters. <span style="line-height: 1.5;">But a recent change to spread district court dockets throughout the day meant that more staff were needed on the court’s&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">dayside</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 22:00:00 +0000 Joseph Lord 6019 at http://wfpl.org You Can't Pay Court Fines at 3 a.m. Anymore at the Courthouse Louisville Bar Judicial Evaluations Show Lowest Overall Marks for Olu Stevens, Joseph O'Reilly http://wfpl.org/post/louisville-bar-judicial-evaluations-show-lowest-overall-marks-olu-stevens-joseph-oreilly <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Louisville's lawyers have judged the judges. Most of them, anyway.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The lawyers are most satisfied with James Shake on the Jefferson Circuit Court Stephen M. George on the family court.</span></p><p>They're least satisfied with Olu Stevens on the circuit court and Joseph O'Reilly on the family court.</p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 18:34:21 +0000 Joseph Lord 5673 at http://wfpl.org Louisville Bar Judicial Evaluations Show Lowest Overall Marks for Olu Stevens, Joseph O'Reilly