Circuit Court of Cook County

08/10/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 08/11/2020 01:25

All Cook County Courts closed, except bond courts

PRESS RELEASE
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

All Cook County Courts closed, except bond courts

Released On 08/10/2020

Due to restricted access to Chicago's downtown area resulting from public safety activities and limits on public transportation, Circuit Court of Cook County Chief Judge Timothy Evans on Monday ordered the closing of all courts, with the exception of bond courts.

Bond courts at the Leighton Criminal Court House, the Domestic Violence Courthouse at 555 W. Harrison Street, the Juvenile Justice Division and all six Municipal Districts will remain open.

Except for bond court, all cases scheduled for Monday will be continued for 30 days and parties will be notified by the clerk of new court dates.

This is a developing situation. More information will be distributed when it becomes available.

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