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Court

Mar 14, 2013

The following court cases were processed at Jefferson County Clerk of Court:

 

Associate District Court

Sherrie Ann Benedict, 30, of 1300 W. Jackson Ave., No. 15, pleaded guilty to assault, a simple misdemeanor. She was sentenced to 30 days in jail less time for credit already served at the time of arrest; sentence to run concurrent with another county case. The sentence was suspended on condition of her future good behavior. She was placed on one year probation, fined $65 plus a 35 percent surcharge, ordered to pay a $10 DARE surcharge, a $125 law enforcement initiative surcharge, restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any.

In a separate case, Benedict pleaded guilty to domestic abuse assault, a simple misdemeanor. She was sentenced to 28 days in jail less credit for time served. All but two days of her sentence was suspended. She was placed on two years probation, fined $65 plus a 35 percent surcharge, ordered to pay restitution, court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any. She was ordered to successfully complete a batterer’s education program at her own expense. A separate contempt charge was dismissed at the defendant’s cost.

In a separate case, Benedict pleaded guilty to first degree harassment, an aggravated misdemeanor. She was sentenced to two years in prison less credit for time served in jail, the sentence was suspended. She was fined $625 plus a 35 percent surcharge and ordered to pay court costs and court appointed attorney fees if any.

Karie Cooksey, 34, of 203 South D Street, was given a deferred judgment for a guilty plea of possession of a Schedule I controlled substance, marijuana, a serious misdemeanor. Cooksey was placed on one year probation, ordered to obtain a substance abuse evaluation and follow all recommendations; and fined $315 and ordered to pay $125 law enforcement initiative surcharge and court costs.

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