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Welcome to the 7th Judicial District of Kansas

Court Hours and Holidays

Office hours and a list of holidays for the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas.

District Court Office Hours
DepartmentOffice Hours
Citizen Review Board (CRB)Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Clerk of the District CourtMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Community CorrectionsMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (M-Th) & 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (F)
Court RecordsMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Court ServicesMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (M-Th) & 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (F)
Court TrusteeMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
DivisionsMonday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

2020 District Court Holidays
HolidayDate
New Year's DayWednesday, January 1, 2020
Martin Luther King DayMonday, January 20, 2020
Presidents Day
Monday, February 17, 2020
Memorial Day
Monday, May 25, 2020
Independence Day (observed)Friday, July 3, 2020
Labor DayMonday, September 7, 2020
Columbus DayMonday, October 12, 2020
Veterans Day
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
ThanksgivingThursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27, 2020
ChristmasThursday, December 24 and Friday, December 25, 2020

 

Our Services

Community Corrections of the District Court.

The District Court is divided into seven divisions. District judges preside over Divisions 1 through 6, and a pro tem judge presides over the Pro Tem Division. Starting January 11, 2011, cases generally are assigned as follows:

  • Division 1: major and limited civil; care and treatment; and probate
  • Division 2: criminal; divorce; and protection from abuse/stalking
  • Division 3: criminal law; family law; limited actions; care and treatment; and protection from abuse/stalking
  • Division 4: criminal; major and limited civil; care and treatment; small claims appeals
  • Division 5: criminal; major and limited civil; care and treatment; traffic appeals
  • Division 6: criminal; children in need of care; care and treatment; protection from abuse/stalking; adoptions
  • Pro Tem Division: criminal first appearances; juvenile offender; child support modification; traffic; and small claims
Court Records

Records request services for cases in the 7th Judicial District.

Court Services of the District Court.

Court Trustee of the District Court.

Clerk of the District Court

Jury Duty

Resources for potential and current jurors.

Child and Spousal Support

Information on establishing, collecting and disbursing child and spousal support.

Citizen Review Board (CRB)

Citizen Review Board (CRB) of the District Court.

Child Custody

Child custody options, including parenting plans, visitation and other resources.

Community Service Work

Community Service Work is performed by defendants who serve local government or non-profit organizations.

Marriage and Divorce

Marriage licenses, ceremonies, and options for custody and divorce cases.

Small Claims

Small claims cases for less than $4,000.

Rules and Procedures

Rules and procedures for the District Court.

Mediation

Mediation for child custody, parenting schedules and parenting rights.

Law Library

Open to everyone, the law library provides print and electronic resources for cases.

District Court

The 7th Judicial District of the District Court of Douglas County, Kansas.

Courts

Services provided by the 7th Judicial District of the District Court.

Department Contacts

Name Job Title Phone Number Email Address
Linda Koester-Vogelsang Court Administrator 785-832-5256 lkv@douglascountyks.org
Dee Jerome Administrative Assist 785-330-2810 djerome@douglascountyks.org

District Court Office Hours
DepartmentOffice Hours
Citizen Review Board (CRB)Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Clerk of the District CourtMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Community CorrectionsMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (M-Th) & 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (F)
Court RecordsMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Court ServicesMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. (M-Th) & 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (F)
Court TrusteeMonday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
DivisionsMonday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

2020 District Court Holidays
HolidayDate
New Year's DayWednesday, January 1, 2020
Martin Luther King DayMonday, January 20, 2020
Presidents Day
Monday, February 17, 2020
Memorial Day
Monday, May 25, 2020
Independence Day (observed)Friday, July 3, 2020
Labor DayMonday, September 7, 2020
Columbus DayMonday, October 12, 2020
Veterans Day
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
ThanksgivingThursday, November 26 and Friday, November 27, 2020
ChristmasThursday, December 24 and Friday, December 25, 2020