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Newton County Courts and Clerk

If you have questions about a case or about serving jury duty in the Newton County courts, or you would like to get a copy of a document from Newton County, such as a marriage certificate, divorce decree, child support order or other judgment, you must contact the Newton County Clerk's office or the court directly using the contact information listed below.

Local Court Contact Information

Email addresses for the Clerk and the Courts are typically not published to this website. If the Clerk or Courts do not publish email addresses to their official website(s) (linked below, if available), then email is not an appropriate way to contact these offices with questions or requests.

Local Office
Location & Contact Info 
Clerk's Office
Janice Wilson, Clerk

PO BOX 49 (mailing address)
Kentland, IN 47951

(The Clerk's Office is located in the Newton County Courthouse)

Pho: (219) 474-6081
Fax: (219) 474-5749

Circuit Court
Hon. Jeryl F. Leach, Judge

PO BOX 101 (mailing address)
Kentland, IN 47951

(The Circuit Court is located in the Newton County Courthouse)

Pho: (219) 474-5131
Fax: (219) 474-6751

Superior Court
Hon. Daniel J. Molter, Judge

PO BOX 143 (mailing address)
Kentland, IN 47951

(The Superior Court is located in the Newton County Courthouse)

Pho: (219) 474-5569
Fax: (219) 474-6751

District 2 Rules

This county is in Judicial District 2.  For information about district leadership, rules or governance plans, see Judical District 2.

Local Rules and Other Documents

All Indiana counties are required to have local court rules, some of which must be approved by the Indiana Supreme Court (See Indiana Trial Rule 81 for more information). View Orders Amending Local Rules.

This county has been approved by the Division of State Court Administration to post court records to the Internet according to Trial Rule 77.

This page contains basic information about the courts and clerk in this county.  This page has been created for your convenience and does not serve as the official webpage for the county, courts, or clerk listed herein. Because personnel changes can happen frequently, the contents of this page may be out of date, though every effort has been made to keep the content current. Report errors on this page to the Indiana Courts webmaster.