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August 07, 2020

Supreme Court of Virginia Amends Eighth Judicial Emergency Order

On Friday, August 7, 2020, the Supreme Court of Virginia amended its Eighth Judicial Order in response to COVID-19.

At the request of Governor Northam, who is seeking time to allow his administration to work with the General Assembly to pass legislation to assist those facing eviction, the amended Order suspends and continues writs of eviction pursuant to unlawful detainer actions for the period from August 10 through September 7, 2020. 

The Court's full Order may be found here.

Updated: Aug 07, 2020