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Courts drop masks rules


July 2, 2021

The Minnesota Judicial Branch announced that face coverings will no longer be required in court facilities effective July 6, 2021.

“As the pandemic’s impact on Minnesota continues to recede, so too will some of the health and safety protocols that were in place in our district and appellate courts,” said Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea.

Judges, employees, and courthouse visitors will still be allowed to wear face coverings in court facilities if they choose to do so, although judges may direct people to remove face coverings as necessary to conduct court hearings.

There will continue to...

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