6th Judicial Circuit Update May 14, 2020
Updated Announcement to the Bar and Public Concerning Court Operations During the COVID-19 Pandemic: The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas will continue operating on the basis of the Administrative Order dated March 16, 2020 up until at least July 1, 2020. To review the court’s full announcement dated May 11, 2020, please click the link below:
IN RE RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, 2020, Ark. 186
The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas will continue operating on the basis of the Administrative Order dated March 16, 2020 up until at least June 1, 2020. To review the court's full announcement dated April 28, 2020, please click the link below:
April 23, 2020: Arkansas Supreme Court Per curiam opinion In Re Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic
April 21, 2020
Administrative Order No. 2020-4 extending the moratorium on trials previously entered in Administrative Order No. 2020-1.
April 17, 2020
The Court has entered Administrative Order Five about operations during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
April 3, 2020
In the Arkansas Supreme Court Per curiam opinions
In Re Response To The Covid-19 Pandemic, 2020 Ark. 125
This per curiam authorizes counsel to move for reasonable extensions based upon the pandemic.
March 31, 2020
Administrative Order Three - Court Operations During The Covid-19 Pandemic
The Court has entered another Administrative Order about operations during the COVID-19 Pandemic. If the defendant consents, the Court has authorized expanded use of video teleconferencing, and telephone conferencing if video conferencing is unavailable, in preliminary criminal proceedings, including felony pleas and felony sentencings. Administrative Order Three is here.
JDDC Executive Director Statement to the Arkansas Judiciary March 26, 2020
Arkansas Supreme Court Per Curiam In Re Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic 2020
Arkansas Judiciary Closings, Cancellations & Changes
Supreme Court Building Closed
Emergency Order Deferring Requests for Writs of Possession
Administrative Office of the Courts
Western District of Arkansas
Eastern District of Arkansas
U.S. Court Closings, Cancellations and Restrictions Due to COVID-19