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California Courts Covid Update

California Court Accessibility During Covid-19, Oct. 12, 2020 Edition

Los Angeles County

Los Angeles County Superior Court

Oct 9, 2020: Order prioritizes Criminal jury trials, some Civil trials proceed with social distancing

Oct. 5, 2020: Probate announces changes to judicial assignments

San Diego County

San Diego County Superior Court

Oct. 7, 2020: Extension of time for Criminal trials

Oct. 6, 2020: Order regarding accelerated release of jail inmates due to pandemic

Oct. 5, 2020: Extension of time to hold felony arraignments

Orange County

Orange County Superior Court

Oct. 8, 2020: Temporary emergency order modifying Juvenile visitation during pandemic

Oct. 8, 2020: General order regarding Juvenile court operations

Oct. 8, 2020: Implementation of Juvenile emergency relief order

Riverside County

Riverside County Superior Court

Oct. 9, 2020: New case management system for Civil

Oct. 6, 2020: Remote traffic court proceedings

Oct. 6, 2020: Order regarding court closures and limited court services

Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County Superior Court

Oct. 8, 2020: Amended order regarding requests for administrative records

Kern County

Kern County Superior Court

Oct. 8, 2020: Unlawful detainer cases during pandemic

San Francisco County

Judicial Council of California

Oct. 12, 2020: Table of court services and operations

Oct. 9, 2020: Stanislaus court emergency order

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