Posts by Rachel

Court Operating Procedures Update

The spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to impact the daily operation of the Maryland Judiciary. Maryland’s courts are now in Phase 3 of its reopening plan. Clerks’ offices in the circuit courts and District Court of Maryland are now OPEN. Visit the local court page for the latest information on hours of operation BEFORE arriving to…

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Cases Being Heard in Circuit Court

The following matters are currently being heard in the Circuit Court: Criminal Matters Bail reviews and habeas petitions are handled daily via video at 9:00 a.m. in Courtroom 15 or 18. Remote participation can be arranged by contacting Phil Pokorny at Pokorny@mdcourts.gov. VOP bench warrant hearings are scheduled the morning after pickup on the video…

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1.  The Maryland Courts issued an administrative order clarifying the emergency tolling or suspension of statutes of limitations and statutory and rules deadlines.  The order can be found here.

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