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2008 Press Releases

August 4, 2008 - Clerk offers user-friendly, legal-form software online
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Pinellas County, FL - Beginning August 4, 2008, the Clerk's Self Help Center for affordable legal services will make its user-friendly software available online through the Clerk's website, http://www.pinellasclerk.org, Ken Burke, Clerk of the Circuit Court, announced today...
READ THE COMPLETE PRESS RELEASE HERE.

May 23, 2008 -Clerk partners with Amscot to make paying tickets easier
Citizens have a new convenient option for paying their Pinellas County traffic fines.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Pinellas County, FL - The Clerk's Office has partnered with Amscot Financial to begin accepting payments for Pinellas County traffic citations and fines at any Florida Amscot location beginning June 1, 2008, Clerk of the Court Ken Burke, announced today...
READ THE COMPLETE PRESS RELEASE HERE.

May 22, 2008 -Legal help centers earn Clerk prestigious award
Clerk Ken Burke received the "Outreach Award" during the Community Law Program's Pro Bono Award ceremony.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Pinellas County, FL - Clerk Ken Burke was honored by the Community Law Program (CLP) for the legal Self Help Centers. Burke received the Outreach Award for "Providing Self Help Centers to serve Pro Se Litigants in Pinellas County" during CLP's Pro Bono Awards Reception at the St. Pete Yacht Club...
READ THE COMPLETE PRESS RELEASE HERE.

April 16, 2008 -Clerk of Court Supports Legislation Aimed at Clarifying Constitutional Role as County Auditor
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Pinellas County, FL - A pair of bills in the 2008 Legislative Session, SB 640 and HB 399, would clarify the circuit court clerk's role as the "county auditor." Historically, Florida clerks have performed the role of auditor under constitutional and statutory authority, according to Ken Burke, Pinellas County Clerk of Court...READ THE COMPLETE PRESS RELEASE HERE.

April 2, 2008 -County's Popular Financial Report now available online
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Pinellas County, FL - The Pinellas County Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR) for the fiscal year ended September 30, 2007, has been published, announced Ken Burke, Clerk of the Circuit Court...
READ THE COMPLETE PRESS RELEASE HERE.

February 22, 2008 -Residents Cautioned of unnecessary, pricey "convenience"
Private company charges nearly $90 for $2.50 certified deed copy
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Pinellas County, FL - Once again Pinellas County residents have received an official-looking letter emphasizing the government's recommendation to keep a certified copy of property deeds. Only this time the private company sending the letter hopes residents will see the value in paying $85.00 plus $4.95 for shipping and handling for a document they can obtain from the Clerk's office for about $2.50, according to Ken Burke, Clerk of the Circuit Court...
READ THE COMPLETE PRESS RELEASE HERE.

January 30, 2008 -Legal Self Help Centers add extra conveniences
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Pinellas County, FL - The Self Help Centers created by the Clerk's Office, the Sixth Judicial Circuit and the Community Law Program have new services, Ken Burke, Clerk of the Circuit Court, announced...
READ THE COMPLETE PRESS RELEASE HERE.

The Self Help Center is now open and offering affordable legal assistance to Pinellas County citizens. The Self Help Center now accepts credit card payments enabling customers to schedule attorney appointments via the telephone. A Spanish interpreter is available on Friday mornings at our Clearwater Self Help Center. Click here for more information or call Clearwater Center 464-5150 ~ St. Petersburg Center 582-7941.

January 11, 2008 -Clerk to perform ceremony on the most romantic day of the year
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - Clearwater, FL - A group wedding ceremony will be performed in the charming courtyard of the Clearwater Courthouse, by Clerk of the Circuit Court, Ken Burke, on Valentine's Day, Thursday, February 14, 2008 the Clerk's Office announced today.
READ THE COMPLETE PRESS RELEASE HERE.


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