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  • Associate Judge Donna R. Honzel Receives Winnebago County Bar Association Award 06-24-2021

    Chief Judge Eugene G. Doherty is pleased to announce that on June 23rd Associate Judge Donna R. Honzel was honored with the Winnebago County Bar Association Seely Forbes Award. Each year, the Winnebago County Bar Association presents its Seely...

  • 17th Circuit Courthouses are Open June 18, 2021 06-18-2021

    Chief Judge Eugene Doherty announced that the Winnebago and Boone County courthouses and court offices will be open today, June 18. "We welcome the important commemoration marked by the new Juneteenth holiday," Doherty said, "but in accordance with...

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The Winnebago County Courthouse in Rockford is an Illinois JusticeCorps site.  The AmeriCorps JusticeCorps place volunteers in courthouses to help people without lawyers navigate the judicial system.  

 

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ADMINISTRATION OFFICE OF THE 17TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT COURT

The mission of the Seventeenth Judicial Circuit Court is to serve the public by providing access to a fair and efficient system of justice in accordance with the law that fosters public trust and confidence.

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WINNEBAGO COUNTY
COURTHOUSE

400 W STATE ST, ROCKFORD, IL

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WINNEBAGO COUNTY
CRIMINAL JUSTICE CENTER

650 W STATE ST, ROCKFORD, IL

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WINNEBAGO COUNTY
JUVENILE JUSTICE CENTER

211 S COURT ST, ROCKFORD, IL

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BOONE COUNTY
COURTHOUSE

601 N MAIN ST, BELVIDERE, IL

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