Kristie M. Ruppe

County Judge

Judicial Assistant: Sherry Carral
Office: 352-540-6240
Fax: 352-754-4224

To schedule hearing dates please email Sherry Carral at

Due to the needs of FHP assisting the residents of the State of Florida, the October 15th 1:30 pm docket will be rescheduled.

*NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC:* The Code of Judicial Conduct governing behavior by judges forbids the Judges of the Fifth Judicial Circuit to discuss pending cases with the public. Please do not call the Court expecting to speak with a Judge about any case. The Court is only allowed to consider arguments made in the courtroom and in documents properly filed by actual parties in the case as authorized by law and the Rules of Court. The Court cannot ethically read or consider any other opinions or arguments about the case. Communications that do not meet these legal requirements cannot be forwarded to the Judges.

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