Judge Tracie Hunter http://wvxu.org en Judge Tracie Hunter charges stick, trial on for September http://wvxu.org/post/judge-tracie-hunter-charges-stick-trial-september <p>Suspended Judge Tracie Hunter, indicted on charges she misused county credit cards and backdated court documents, will go on trial September 8, 2014.</p><p>Hamilton County Court Judge Norbert Nadel rejected arguments by Hunter's attorney, Clyde Bennett II that charges of forgery, theft in office and tampering with evidence be dropped. Nadel also said no to three separate trials and a change-of-venue. The Judge said if jurors can't be seated in September then the trial may be moved.</p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:57:36 +0000 Ann Thompson 29216 at http://wvxu.org Judge Tracie Hunter charges stick, trial on for September Judge Tracie Hunter going to trial in September http://wvxu.org/post/judge-tracie-hunter-going-trial-september <p>A trial date of September 8 was set this morning for Hamilton Juvenile Court judge Tracie Hunter, who faces nine criminal charges.<br /><br />Hunter's lawyer and the independent council chosen to prosecute her case met for 15 minutes this morning in the chambers of Common Pleas Court Judge Norbert Nadel.<br /><br />After closed-door session, Nadel announced from the bench that there would be a hearing on motions in Hunter's case on June 5t, followed by the Sept. 8 trial.<br /> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 15:14:56 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 25207 at http://wvxu.org Judge Tracie Hunter going to trial in September Tracie Hunter's lawyer asks for a change of venue http://wvxu.org/post/tracie-hunters-lawyer-asks-change-venue <p>The lawyer for indicted juvenile court judge Tracie Hunter has asked the judge in her case for a change of venue, saying he doesn't think Hunter can get a fair trial in Hamilton County.</p><p>Hunter's lawyer, Clyde Bennett II, told WVXU that he filed a change-of-venue affidavit with Hamilton County Common Pleas Court judge Norbert Nadel. In it, Bennett says there has been so much adverse publicity in the Hunter case that he doesn't think it is probable to find jurors who haven't made up their minds.</p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:35:54 +0000 Howard Wilkinson 25179 at http://wvxu.org Judge Hunter enters not guilty plea http://wvxu.org/post/judge-hunter-enters-not-guilty-plea <p>Hamilton County Juvenile Court Judge Tracie Hunter was in court Friday but standing on the other side of the bench.</p><p>Hunter entered a not guilty plea on nine felony counts including theft in office, tampering with evidence, forgery and misuse of a county credit card.</p><p>She was released on her own recognizance. Her next court date is a status report update between the judge and attorneys for both sides on March 4.</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 16:57:30 +0000 Tana Weingartner 21976 at http://wvxu.org Judge Hunter enters not guilty plea Tracie Hunter faces felony indictment http://wvxu.org/post/tracie-hunter-faces-felony-indictment <p><strong>Update 2:50pm</strong>: The Ohio Supreme Court has issued an order today&nbsp;disqualifying Hamilton County Juvenile Court Judge Tracie Hunter from acting as a judge because of the indictment. In the order signed by Chief Justice Maureen O’Connor, it&nbsp;says “it is further ordered that she shall remain disqualified while any and all indictments filed in the Hamilton County Court of Common Pleas are pending and until further order of this court.”</p><p>*****</p> Fri, 10 Jan 2014 19:20:45 +0000 Ann Thompson 21693 at http://wvxu.org Tracie Hunter faces felony indictment