New hours for Court Administration. Court Administration (located in the Benton County Justice Center) hours have changed. Court Administration will be open from 8:00 am to noon, and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm.
Civil Docket Change. The Franklin County Civil Docket will be moving from Monday at 2:00 p.m. to Monday at 2:30 p.m. each week, beginning June 1, 2015.
Probate/Guardianship Docket Change. The Franklin County Probate/Guardianship Docket will be moving from Monday at 2:45 p.m. to Thursday at 11:00 a.m. each week, beginning June 1, 2015. The Adoption Docket will remain on Mondays at 1:30 p.m.
Probate/Guardianship Docket Change. The Benton County Probate/Guardianship Docket will be moving from Friday at 8:30 a.m. to Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. each week, beginning July 1, 2015. The Adoption Docket will remain on Fridays at 8:30 a.m.
Jury Trials. Effective February 1, 2015, all parties will be expected to be present and ready at 8:30 a.m. on the first day of the jury trial scheduled to begin at 9:00 a.m., and at 1:00 p.m. on the first day of a jury trial scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m. This will allow for any pre-trial management and/or motions that need to be conducted prior to jury selection.
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Superior Court Administration Benton County Justice Center
7122 W Okanogan Pl
Kennewick, WA 99336
The Courts will be closed for Veteran's Day on Monday, November 11, 2019.
There will be no court procededings during the afternoon of Friday, September 20, 2019 do to a Judicial Meeting.
The week of September 23, 2019 is a non-trial week because of the Fall Judicial Conference.
Please refer to Court Holiday Schedule to see changes to regular calendar.
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