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Cook County: George N. Leighton Criminal Court Building


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District: 1 | Circuit: Cook County
Cook County

2600 S. California Avenue
Chicago, IL - Illinois 60608
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (773) 674-3160 Visit Website

The George N. Leighton Criminal Court Building houses the both Criminal Division and Pretrial Division.

For further information on the Criminal Division, visit the court's website at http://www.cookcountycourt.org/ABOUTTHECOURT/CountyDepartment/CriminalDivision.aspx.

For further information on the Pretrial Division, visit the court's website at http://www.cookcountycourt.org/ABOUTTHECOURT/CountyDepartment/PretrialDivision.aspx

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  • Food There is a snack shop on the first floor and a cafeteria on the 2nd floor of the Criminal Court Administration Building.
  • Language Access The Circuit Court of Cook County provides court interpreters to facilitate the participation in court proceedings of persons who either: do not speak English; or do not speak English as their primary language and who have limited ability to read, speak, write or understand English (known as Limited English Proficiency or LEP). Further information can be found on the court's website at: http://www.cookcountycourt.org/ABOUTTHECOURT/OfficeoftheChiefJudge/CourtRelatedServices/OfficeofInterpreterServices.aspx
  • Law Library The Law Library is located on the 4th floor of the Criminal Court Administration Building. The phone number is (773) 674-5039. Operating hours are Monday - Friday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm.For additional information on the Cook County Law Libraries, please visit the County's website at https://www.cookcountyil.gov/agency/law-library
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  • Waiting Room 2600 South California Avenue, Room 099Chicago, IL 60608(773) 674-8260Accepts Children between the age of 2 (toilet trained) and 12 For more information, please visit http://www.cookcountycourt.org/HOME/Child-Care-in-the-Courthouse/Locations/Leighton-