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Court News & Notices
Updated August 15, 2014
Court-Specific Allocations Made by the Judicial Council
Pursuant to California Rule of Court 10.620(f), public notice is hereby given that the Superior Court of California, County of Lake, has received notice that the Judicial Council has approved the Court's estimated trial court budget allocation for Fiscal Year 2014/2015.
Posted August 27, 2014
FY 2014-15 Proposed Budget
Effective July 1, 2013
Notice of Fee Changes
Posted July 31, 2012
Public Notice of Closures
Posted Spring, 2010
New Lakeport Courthouse: Frequently Asked Questions
Welcome to Lake County Superior Court
About Our Court:
Presiding Judge: Judge Stephen O. Hedstrom
Assistant Presiding Judge: Judge Andrew S. Blum
Court Executive Officer: Krista D. LeVier
Lake County is located in northern California, about two and one-half hours driving time from both the San Francisco Bay Area and the Sacramento metropolitan area; approximately 110 road miles north of San Francisco, 100 road miles west of Sacramento, and 80 road miles east of the Pacific Coast. It is 1,261 square miles in size and has a population of 60,000 people.
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