COVID-19 NATIONAL COURT CLOSURES
Last updated: 08/07/2020 11:20 AM EST
Due to the spread of the Covid-19 and various states’ quarantine rules, certain courthouses have begun to close or severely limit their access. VeriCorp will keep the ones that are confirmed closed or are expected to have delays on this alert list.
California:Several counties throughout the state are closed or limiting their access . Delays are to be expected.
District of Columbia – All courts are closed
Delaware: Courts are open but limiting visitation. Delays are to be expected.
Georgia: Bryan, Clayton, Fayette, Floyd, Gilmer, Gordon, Hall, Henry, Johnson, Rabun, Treutlen, and Troup
Kentucky:~A large portion of counties have opened but are only allowing appointments for researchers. Expect delays.
Louisiana: Franklin Orleans, Saint James, Vernon
Massachusetts: Limited court access. Expect delays.
Maryland: All courts are closed
Michigan: All courts are now only operating with essential staff. Expect delays.
Minnesota: All courts are currently unavailable.
Mississippi: Adams, Alcorn, Desoto, Franklin, Grenada, Hancock, Harrison, Hinds, Itawamva, Jefferson, Lauderdale, Leake, Lee, Leflore, Madison, Marshall, Monroe, Montgomery, Panola, Pike, Prentiss,Tallahtchie, Tate, Union, and Washington
New Jersey: All courts are closed
Tennessee: Carroll, Cheatham, Claiborne, Cocke, Coffee, Crockett, Cumberland, Decatur, Dekalb, Dickson, Fentress, Grainger Grundy, Hamilton, Hardin, Henry, Knox, Lake, Lawrence, Loudon, Madison, Marshall, Marion, McNairy, Meigs, Monroe, Obion, Overton, Pickett, Rhea, Roane, Robertson, Rutherford, Sevier, Van Buren, Warren, Wayne, and White.
Texas: Limited court access. Expect delays.
Vermont: All courts are closed. Clerks are assisting. Expect delays.
Virginia: The state are attempting to limit the public from entering the court unless they are party to a case. We are processing orders, but please be advised that we anticipate delays.
West Virginia: All courts are operating with essential staff only, and are not assisting with record search requests at this time.