For the Record

Christian County Court Cases 09/17/19

The following court cases were heard in front of Judge Christopher Matoush on September 17th, 2019.


Sarah Fleet did not appear in court. Was informed the defendant was sick. Jury trial set for September 30th vacated. Possible plea set for October 22nd. 


Michael Dodson appeared in court. Waived preliminary hearing, waived arraignment. Plead not guilty, requested jury trial. Pretrial only set for October 21st.


Mark Zepin appeared in court. Parties still negotiating. Jury trial continued until December 2nd. Next pretrial set for October 15th. 


Curtis L. Strohl appeared in court. Defendent not present (represented by attorney Vig. Pretrial continued till October 29th. 


Eric R. Fortner failed to appear. Attorney Finks says that Fortner is in Missouri DOC. Defendant awaiting parole revocation hearing. Federal authorities possibly seeking indictment. Further status set for October 29th. 


Chad Hammond fails to appear. Defendant in Shelby County. Pretrial set for October 29th. September 27th bond date vacated.


Natalie Williams appeared in court. Parties close to agreement. Final PT only set for October 10th.


Justin R. Sherman has preliminary hearing continued to October 7th. 


Danielle L. Cunningham appeared in court. Preliminary hearing set for October 17th. 


Charles Foraker fails to appear. Is in treatment. Status set for October 31st.

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