March 12, 2021 10:00 AM
CORONAVIRUS COURT UPDATE
Georgia Supreme Court Chief Justice Harold Melton extended the Statewide Judicial Emergency through May 8, 2021.
The Magistrate Court has published its Guidance as to when and how Court operations will commence, following assessments and consultation with Public Health officials. This Guidance affects the following calendars: Landlord-Tenant (Dispossessory), Small Claims, Abandoned Motor Vehicles, Child Abandonment, Warrant Applications, Garnishment, Environment, Copy of Charges, Personal Property Foreclosures, Trover, Post-Judgement Hearings, and Misdemeanor Mental Health Court jail. Wedding Ceremonies handled through Magistrate Court are suspended until further notice.
Click the links below to view the March Amended Order of Business Following Judicial Emergency put in place by Chief Magistrate Judge Cassandra Kirk and to see the Twelfth Order Extending Declaration of Statewide Judicial Emergency.