District Court update
March 20, 2020
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the judicial branch has also made some adjustments to its usual procedures that were effective March 16.
• All court facilities shall remain open. Service windows at court facilities will also remain open, and courts will continue to accept filings in all case types. The Judicial Branch discourages the public from making any non-essential visits to court facilities.
• Each judicial district will identify cases by priority, and proceed with “super-high priority” and “high priority” cases.
• Other than those cases, and cases subject to a spe...