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A partir del 6 de agosto de 2021, independientemente del estado de vacunación, se requiere el uso de mascarillas para todos los empleados del tribunal bajo la supervisión y autoridad del Juez Presidente, o para toda persona que ingrese a cualquier sala o instalación del tribunal bajo la supervisión y autoridad del Juez Presidente, incluyendo todos los Tribunales del Distrito, la oficina de Administración del Tribunal, el Edificio de Relaciones Domésticas, el Centro de Justicia de Menores y las oficinas de Libertad Condicional para Adultos y Servicios Previos al Juicio, de conformidad con la Orden Administrativa 2021-16.

No se exigirá el uso de mascarillas a las personas que no puedan usarlas debido a una condición médica.

Asimismo, independientemente del estado de vacunación, las personas a las que cualquier médico, hospital o agencia de salud les haya indicado que se pongan en cuarentena, se aíslen o se auto monitoreen en su casa por el coronavirus, o que hayan sido diagnosticadas con COVID-19 o tengan síntomas similares a los de la gripe, tienen prohibido ingresar a cualquier sala o instalación judicial bajo la supervisión y autoridad del Juez Presidente.

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Judge Stephen G. Baratta
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Judge Stephen G. Baratta graduated from Bangor Area High School in 1974, Lafayette College in 1978 and Fordham University School of Law in 1981. He has been admitted to practice law in both the State of New York and in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. In 1981, he began his private practice in Easton, Pennsylvania.

Judge Baratta was elected in November 1997, for a ten-year term, commencing January 1, 1998. In 2007, Judge Baratta was retained for a second ten-year term. Judge Baratta is currently the President Judge of Northampton County, where he presides over civil and criminal trials. He has previously served as Administrative Judge to Domestic Relations, the Asbestos Docket, Criminal Court and Juvenile Court.

Judge Baratta has a history of governmental service, beginning in 1985 as Solicitor of Northampton County Children and Youth. In 1990, he became an Assistant County Solicitor, where his duties included representation of Northampton County Department of Human Services. In 1992, Judge Baratta was appointed to be the First Assistant District Attorney for Northampton County, where he remained until his installation as a Judge.

Throughout his career, Judge Baratta has been active in community service, serving on the boards of several community organizations, including Board of Directors of VIA of the Lehigh Valley, Inc. (a successor organization to both Lehigh Valley Association of Rehabilitation Centers, Inc. and United Cerebral Palsy) and Easton Boys and Girls Club.

Judge Baratta is a member of the Pennsylvania Conference of State Trial Judges (PCSTJ). In July 2009, Judge Baratta was elected to the office of Secretary to the PCSTJ. He currently holds the office of Vice-President for the Conference. Prior to his election, Judge Baratta served on the Education Committee, Corrections Committee and was a representative to the Executive Committee for Zone Two of the PCSTJ. Judge Baratta is also a member of the Pennsylvania and Northampton County Bar Associations. He is an active participant in the Northampton County Bar Association, where he sits on several Bar Association Committees.

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