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Phase II: Maryland Judiciary extends Phase II operations through March 14, 2021

The Maryland Judiciary will remain in Phase II of its five-phased reopening plan due to the surge in COVID-19 cases in Maryland. Read more.

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Maryland Judiciary COVID-19 updates

Visit this page for updates, closures, information, and resources related to COVID-19 before arriving to court.

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Most clerks’ offices in the circuit courts and District Court have reopened to the public. Click here to check hours of operation for an individual court.

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Call or chat with a lawyer who can help you represent yourself in your civil case. 8:30 a.m. - 8 p.m. Monday - Friday. Read more.

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January 19, 2021
Appellate opinions filed
January 15, 2020
Amicus Curiarum, January 2021 issue online
January 14, 2021
Open meeting on the 206th Report on February 11 (via video conferencing)
January 13, 2021
Appointments to Allegany and Baltimore County Circuit Courts; Caroline and Prince George's County District Courts | Read the Governor's news release

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