COURT ORDERS AND UPDATES

DURING COVID-19 PANDEMIC 

U.S. District Court - Eastern District of Virginia 

Virginia Supreme Court
    
Extending Order--4-22-2020

      
Declaration of Judicial Emergency--3-16-2020 Order

Mandatory Face Covering Order Posted May 18, 2020
New Hours of Operation for the Alexandria Courthouse Posted August 3, 2020

    Circuit Court
         Fourth Revised Memo Amendment June 17, 2020 Posted June 19, 2020
          Revised Memorandum Regarding Alexandria Circuit Court Ordered COVID-19 Procedures Effective 6-15-2020 Posted June 15, 2020

          Motions Day Procedures and Deadlines for July 7, 2020 Posted June 15, 2020
         Motions Day Procedure and Deadlines for June 24, 2020 Posted June 15, 2020
          Motions Day instructions for June 24, 2020
Posted June 9, 2020

          Revised Memorandum Regarding Alexandria Circuit Court Ordered COVID-19 Temporary Procedures v3 Posted April 27, 2020

          Memorandum regarding temporary procedures for infants and wrongful death settlements and for deciding non-evidentiary                              motions without oral argument. Posted April 15, 2020

          Notice of Waiver of Oral Argument for Civil Motion  Posted April 15, 2020

          Notice of Waiver of Oral Argument for Criminal Motion Posting on April 15, 2020

          Revised Memorandum Regarding Alexandria Circuit Court Ordered COVID-19 Temporary Procedures v2 Posted March 30, 2020

          Effective immediately, and until further notice, during the Covid-19 emergency, Alexandria Circuit Court Judges’ Chambers will                          operate on a reduced schedule from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Posted March 23, 2020

         Memorandum Regarding Alexandria Circuit Court Ordered COVID-19 Temporary Procedures Posted March 17, 2020


     General District Court

         Miscellaneous Order Pertaining to Jailable Offenses Posted May 21, 2020

          Revised GDC schedule March 16, 2020 through June 12, 2020 Posted May 15, 2020

          Revised GDC schedule March 23, 2020 through May 17, 2020 Posted April 22, 2020

          Revised GDC schedule March 23, 2020 through April 26, 2020 Posted March 27, 2020

          Revised GDC schedule March 23, 2020 through March 27, 2020  Posted March 19, 2020 

    

     Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court 

          JDR COVID-19 Order Regarding Transportation of Inmates and Juveniles in Detention Posted June 17, 2020
          JDR COVID-19 Emergency Order Regarding Children in First Floor Courthouse Space Posted June 17, 2020
          Memorandum Regarding Court-Ordered Covid-19 Temporary Procedures Posted April 29, 2019

          JDR Court Response to COVID-19 Emergency Posted April 3, 2020

          JDR Special Procedures and Policies During COVID-19 Emergency Posted March 16, 2020 

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The Honorable Nolan B. Dawkins, judge of the Eighteenth Judicial Circuit in the City of Alexandria, has announced his retirement effective June 26, 2020. Read more


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