Time Periods in General Order 20-01 Further Extended Through August 30, 2020

Friday, July 10, 2020

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 to continue to be held and for the summoning of jurors for trials scheduled to begin after August 30, 2020. A copy of the fifth amendment to General Order 20-01 is available here.

For reference, below are links to the original order and its amendments:

General Order 20-01
First Amendment to General Order 20-01
Second Amendment to General Order 20-01
Third Amendment to General Order 20-01
Fourth Amendment to General Order 20-01