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Governor of Washington St...
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As a continuing measure to help ease the economic strain of Washington State residents during the COVID-19 pandemic, Washington State Governor Jay Inslee has extended a prohibition on the garnishment of consumer debt until early November. From the King County Clerk’s Office: “Washington State Governor Inslee signed Proclamation 20-49.9...

King County, WA Issues Gu...
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The King County Superior Court Clerk’s Office has issued an alert detailing the impending resumption of Civil Jury Trials. The notice reads as follows: KING COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT CLERK’S OFFICE CONTACT: ISSUED BY:     Barbara Miner, Director and Superior Court Clerk ISSUE DATE:   August 11,...

Pandemic Response Team of...
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An association of state Chief Justices and court administrators known as the Pandemic Rapid Response Team (RRT), created to address the process of managing the justice system through the Coronavirus pandemic, is creating guidance for state and local courts for operating within – and reopening after – the current...

Number of State Supreme C...
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A growing number of State Supreme Courts are resorting to conducting meetings via videoconferencing and teleconferencing systems in order to continue the business of the courts while still complying with stay-at-home and social distancing guidelines. From the National Center for State Courts (NCSC): “In fact, 20 state supreme courts and other courts...

UPDATE: King County, WA C...
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The King County, WA Superior Court Clerk’s Office has issued the following notice as of 03/19/2020: “The Clerk’s Office closed their on-site services except for protection order filings, in an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19. … For Public Viewer Access For those customers that need to come...