Saturday, May 09, 2020
TKC MUST READ!!! ALL JURY TRIALS IN JACKSON COUNTY 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT COURT CONTINUED UNTIL JULY 5TH!!!
The very best and brightest legal eagles in our blog community send this important note regarding pandemic justice delayed . . .
IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI 16TH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT, STATE OF MISSOURI
Continued Cancellation of Jury Trials Resulting from Impact of COVID-19
The Court Administrator is Ordered and authorized to suspend the impaneling of all jurors. All jury trials scheduled through July 5, 2020 are hereby continued and will be rescheduled to a later date by the judicial officer presiding over said case.
IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that to the extent the directives and declarations set forth in this Administrative Order differ with the Court’s prior Administrative Orders, including 2020-053 and 2020-064, this Administrative Order controls as to the specific terms set forth herein, provided however that all other provisions of said prior Administrative Orders which are not directly related to conducting jury trials, shall remain in effect.
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