Court Information


COURT UPDATES AND CLOSURES:
Coronavirus Impact on the Judicial System throughout New Orleans

 

Renewal of State of Emergency for COVID-19
Extension of  Emergency Provisions  5/14/20

Louisiana Supreme Court Issues Order for Louisiana Courts
Executive Order from Governor John Bel Edwards
General Order from Eastern District of Louisiana

Comprehensive List of Louisiana COVID-19 Court Orders
Louisiana Legislation In Response to COVID-19
State Court Updates, Coast to Coast

 
Federal Courts
 
US 5th Circuit Court of Appeal
Court Order 3/25/20
Court Order 4/7/20

 
US District Court – EDLA
Court Order 3/16/20
Court Order 3/30/20
Court Order 4/3/20

Court Order 4/24/20
COVID-19 Orders and Notices
US District Court - MDLA
Amended Order 3/24/20
 
State Courts

Governor's Executive Order 3/16/20
Louisiana Supreme Court
Court Order 3/16/20
Court Order 3/20/20
Court Order 3/23/20
Court Order 4/6/20
Supreme Court Deadlines 4/6/20
Judicial Disciplinary Rule 4/13/20
Court Order 4/22/20
Press Release 4/22/20

Court Order 4/29/20
Supreme Court Deadlines 4/29/20
Press Release 4/30/20
Court Order 5/15/20
Supreme Court Deadlines 5/15/20
Press Release 5/15/20
LA 4th Circuit Court of Appeals
Court Order 3/16/20
Court Order 3/18/20
Update on Continued Operations 4/16/20

Gretna Facility Re-Opening Plans - Monday, May 18th at 8:30 a.m.
LA 5th Circuit Court of Appeals
Court Order 3/17/20
Court Order Clerk's Office
19th Judicial District Court
Court Order 3/17/20
22nd Judicial District Court
Court Order 3/17/20
Court Order 3/20/20
24th  Judicial District Court
Court Order 3/16/20
Court Order 3/23/20
34th Judicial District Court
Louisiana's Workers' Compensation Courts - Closed 
Office Closure Update and Settlement Procedures 4/3/20
 
Local Courts
 
Municipal and Traffic Court Closed
(except for first appearances)

Orleans Civil District Court - Closed 
COVID-19 Court Orders
COVID-19 Update: Official Notice 5/20/20
In response to COVID-19 in an effort to ensure public access, the Clerk Chelsey Richard Napoleon has offered FREE subscriptions to the Remote Access system including civil records and land records.  Existing subscriptions are being extended. Members of the Louisiana Bar can electronically file (E-File) civil pleadings using the Remote Access system.   In order to print/download images separate Escrow Accounts must be funded in the Remote Access System for Civil and Land Records. See CDC Clerk's Office, Online Records page for details.
Orleans Criminal District Court - Closed 
Statement 3/27/20
Court Order 4/9/20

Phase Two - Re-entry Plan 5/29/20
Orleans Parish Juvenile Court - Closed 
Court Order 4/9/20

 
Baton Rouge City Court
Family Court of East Baton Rouge Parish
Court Order 3/24/20
 
Comprehensive List of Louisiana COVID-19 Court Orders
 
Louisiana Legislation In Response to COVID-19