On May 21, 2020, the Eighth Judicial District Court filed an order in the administrative matter regarding face coverings and social distancing in response to COVID-19. See Administrative Order 20-16. Find the order and lLearn more about this court news at https://eighthjdcourt.wordpress.com/?p=6804.
Effective May 18, 2020, members of the public are encouraged, but not required, to wear face covering when they come to the United States Courthouses. In addition, face coverings are required during court proceedings to the extent possible and where social distances are difficult to maintain, unless otherwise directed by the presiding judge. Detailed information […]
On Monday May 18, 2020, the Henderson Municipal Court is planning to reopen to the public and to hold court sessions. More information is posted on the court’s webpage via www.cityofhenderson.com and their Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/HendersonMunicipalCourt/. Source: Bill Zihlmann, Court Administrator, Henderson Municipal Court
On April 22, 2020, Las Vegas Justice Court Chief Judge Suzan Baucum filed an administrative order regarding “Temporary Procedures in Criminal Cases and Civil Cases.” See Administrative Order 20-09. The order addresses temporary changes to be implemented at the court, in regards to continuity, attorney obligations, jury trials suspended, writs of execution, eviction matters, right […]
The Local Rules of Practice for the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada have been amended effective April 17, 2020. Find the revised local rules and other federal court news at www.nvd.uscourts.gov. Source: Office of Debra Kempi, Clerk of Court, U.S. District Court of Nevada.
On Friday, April 17, 2020, the Eighth Judicial District Court issued Administrative Order 20-13 that extends prior orders related to COVID-19. See EJDC-Admin-Order-20-13 (PDF file to download). Learn more about the order and its impact on practice and procedure from the court’s blog at https://eighthjdcourt.wordpress.com/2020/04/17/district-court-issues-administrative-order-20-13-that-extends-prior-orders-related-to-covid-19/.
On Friday, April 10, 2020, the Supreme Court of Nevada filed administrative order (AO-0013) in re coronavirus emergency and its impact on the courts. The order addresses concerns for the ongoing administration of district court proceedings during the COVID-19 emergency. See ADKT 0554 and find the 15-page PDF at http://caseinfo.nvsupremecourt.us/public/caseView.do?csIID=58467. Find this and other Supreme […]
On April 3, 2020, Las Vegas Justice Court Chief Judge Suzan Baucum signed an order in the administrative matter regarding temporary procedures in criminal cases. See LVJC-Admin-Order-20-08. In the order, the court ordered the following temporary changes shall be implemented Monday, April 6, 2020: “1. The Las Vegas Justice Court will accept filings in Criminal […]
On March 31, 2020, Nevada Supreme Court Chief Justice Kristina Pickering and Las Vegas Justice Court Chief Judge Suzan Baucum signed an order in the administrative matter regarding eviction and foreclosure matters. See LVJC-Admin-Order-20-07. The order cites to the COVID-I9 virus and Nevada Governor Sisolak’s Emergency Directive 008 staying certain evictions and lockouts. Of note […]
On March 31, 2020, Henderson Municipal Court Chief Judge Rodney Burr filed an order in the administrative matter regarding the Henderson Municipal Court’s procedures regarding the coronavirus disease (COVID 19). See 1st Amended Administrative Order 20-02 (PDF): HMC-AO-20-02-COVID-19-1stAmended. In Administrative Order 20-02, the court list parameters for the temporary alteration of current court procedures due […]