California Courts Newsroom | Court Emergency Orders
Courts take measures in response to the COVID-19 virus
Current California law circumscribes the authority of the Chief Justice during emergencies. Presiding judges of county superior courts may petition the Chief Justice—as chair of the Judicial Council—for an emergency order to support their local needs.
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