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Ontario Court of Justice COVID-19 Notices and Updates (Updated May 4, 2020)

Ontario Court of Justice COVID-19 Notices and Updates (Updated May 4, 2020)

From Ontario Court of Justice  - The Ontario Court of Justice will not be returning to full operations on May 29, 2020.  No trials or preliminary inquiries will be conducted until July 6, 2020 at the earliest, unless a judge seized with a continuing matter orders otherwise. This applies to criminal, family and Provincial Offences Act matters. The Court will soon provide a detailed notice to the profession and to the public about all proceedings in the Ontario of Justice.  The Court is also working closely with its justice partners, including the Ministry of the Attorney General, to adopt technology that will increase participants’ ability to access the Court’s services using remote means, such as by the electronic filing of court material, remote scheduling processes, and remote hearings.

Read more at: https://www.ontariocourts.ca/ocj/covid-19/