PLEASE NOTE: All courts in the Fifth Judicial District (Richland, Franklin and West Carroll) will be closed through Thursday of this week.

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Video and Conference Guidelines for HOCs

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Court's Standing Order for Attorney and Litigant Decorum in Video Court Appearances HOC

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Court Operations under the exigent circumstances created by COVID-19 (coronavirus)

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En Banc Order — Proceedings in Criminal Cases Conducted by Phone or Audio-Visual Means

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