About Us:A Little History on the Court

Local Rules Youngstown Municipal Court 2013
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2013 Youngstown Municipal Court Annual Report
2013 Annual Report Book.pdf
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The Youngstown Municipal Court act went into effect on January 1, 1914 and made provisions for two judges. In 1929, the act was amended and provisions were made for a court consisting of three judges. The criminal division was housed in the police station and the civil in the old town hall on West Federal Street.

 YOUNGSTOWN MUNICIPAL JUDGES


Anthony B. Calvin 1904-1910
Herman Brandmiller 1910-1922
Michael B. Welsh 1914-1917
George H. Gessner 1917-1923
Joseph Hefferman 1923-1927
Thomas Jenkins 1921-1928
Peter B. Mulholland 1927-1947
Mark Moore 1929-1933
Harry C. Hoffman 1927-1941
Henry Beckenbauch 1933-1937
John J. Buckley 1937-1949
William A. Mason 1944-1945
Robert Nevin 1940-1959
Frank Anzelloti 1946-1951
John Powers 1949-1953
*was appointed 1937 until the next election a year later
Forrest Cavalier 1953-1959
Don Hanni 1959-1965
Martin P. Joyce 1959-1971
John Leskovansky 1961-1973
Joseph Donofrio 1965-1972
Leo Morley 1969-1989
Nicholas Manos 1969-1971
Lloyd Haynes 1972-1990
Frank Kryzan 1973-1987
Louis Levy 1985-1997
Andrew Polovischak 1989-2000
Patrick Kerrigan 1989-1998

Robert Douglas Jr. 1997-2012

 

Robert P. Milich 1998-present
Elizabeth Kobly 2000-present


SOURCES: Youngstown Public Library
State of Ohio Law Library
The Youngstown Vindicator
Board of Elections
Administrative Journals,
Youngstown Municipal Court