News & Announcements: 02/2022

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.

Fri, 2022-02-18

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered an Eighth Amendment to General Order 20-04 that further extends its authorization of video and telephone conferencing in certain criminal proceedings due to COVID-19. A copy...

Tue, 2022-02-01

Chief Judge Timothy C. Batten, Sr., has entered General Order 22-01, which, among other things, suspends large, multi-defendant trials through March 31, 2022, due to COVID-19. A copy of the order is available...