News & Announcements: 07/2020

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Mon, 2020-07-27

Following a temporary closure, the Sidney O. Smith Jr. Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse in Gainesville has re-opened. Entry to all federal courthouses in the Northern District of Georgia continues to be subject to the entry restrictions set...

Wed, 2020-07-15

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered General Order 20-09, which temporarily closes the Gainesville division courthouse until further notice. The Atlanta...

Fri, 2020-07-10

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered a fifth amendment to the Court’s General Order 20-01 that extends the suspension of jury trials through and including August 30, 2020, but allows for grand jury proceedings...

Wed, 2020-07-01

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered General Order 20-08, which requires all employees, visitors, and contractors entering the United States courthouses...

Wed, 2020-07-01

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered a fourth amendment to the Court’s General Order 20-01 that extends the suspension of jury trials through and including July 31, 2020, but allows for grand jury proceedings...