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March 03, 2021

Supreme Court of Virginia Issues 18th Judicial Order Due to COVID

On March 2, 2021, the Supreme Court of Virginia issued its eighteenth Judicial Order due to COVID-19, extending its prior Order until March 28, 2021.

The Order applies to all courts in the Commonwealth. To address the backlog of cases caused by the pandemic, courts may now:

"(i) grant continuances for good cause shown or as otherwise provided by law; and (ii) increase the use of in-person court proceedings whenever the court determines it is safe to do so."

The Court's full Order may be found here.

Updated: Mar 03, 2021