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Effective August 6, 2021, irrespective of vaccination status, the wearing of face masks is required for all court employees under the supervision and authority of the President Judge, or any individuals entering any courtroom or court facility under the supervision and authority of the President Judge, including all Magisterial District Court, the office of Court Administration, the Domestic Relations Building, the Juvenile Justice Center, and the offices of Adult Probation and Pretrial Services, pursuant to Administrative Order 2021-16.

Masks shall not be required for individuals who cannot wear a mask due to a medical condition.

Further, irrespective of vaccination status, individuals who have been directed to quarantine, isolate, or self-monitor at home for the coronavirus by any doctor, hospital or health agency or have been diagnosed with COVID-19 or have flu-like symptoms are prohibited from entering any courtroom or court facility under the supervision and authority of the President Judge.

More information is available on our
Judicial Emergency Orders and COVID-19 Information page.

Use of Electronic Devices

Administrative Order 2007-2 Publicity, Broadcasting, Recording Judicial Proceedings and Photography prohibits photography through the use of cameras and cell phones in all Court facilities. In addition the Court further prohibits the recording of any judicial proceeding through the use of any and all electronic devices. An exclusion is granted for ceremonial events.

With the exception of use for formal hearing purposes, cellphones, laptops, Ipads, and all other electronic devices are prohibited in Court proceedings. Failure to abide by Court policy will result in the sheriff confiscating the device for further disposition by the Court.

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