Are Court Open During COVID-19?

I have received many inquires as to whether court is proceeding as usual during the coronavirus pandemic. Statewide, Chief Justice Harold D. Melton declared a judicial emergency on March 14, 2020 and then extended the Order again on April 6, 2020. The Order runs through May 13, 2020 and states that courts should remain open…


What Happens If I Get A DUI During COVID-19?

During this national crisis, local police are still monitoring the roadways for traffic violations including speeding, reckless driving, and Driving Under the Influence.  If you receive a DUI during COVID-19, your case will still proceed, but likely on a delayed schedule. I have been made aware that some local police are releasing certain DUI offenses…