Further Extension of Authorization of Video and Telephone Conferencing in Certain Criminal Proceedings

Friday, February 18, 2022

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 of the Eighth Amendment to General Order 20-04 is available here.

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

General Order 20-04
First Amendment to General Order 20-04
Second Amendment to General Order 20-04
Third Amendment to General Order 20-04
Fourth Amendment to General Order 20-04
Fifth Amendment to General Order 20-04
Sixth Amendment to General Order 20-04
Seventh Amendment to General Order 20-04