The Court of Appeals will continue to hear oral arguments via videoconference until further notice, taking a conservative approach in light of pandemic conditions in order to hear a full calendar of cases.
Releases & Advisories
Jiuly 23, 2021 The DC Courts remain committed and determined to do what we can to ensure the safety of all District residents and visitors to the Nation’s Capital. The DC Courts have remained open throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, to include the...
Other agencies/articles of interest
Conflict of interest? Company hired to review troubled DC crime lab wins new contract with same lab WTOP
While the DC Courts have remained opened throughout the Covid-19 global pandemic, today we are announcing the expansion to several in-person court operations and divisions to provide greater access to justice to every resident of Washington, DC.
DC Superior Court
DC Superior Court to Host Virtual Safe Surrender Program in July for Those with Misdemeanor Bench Warrants
DC Superior Court will host a virtual Safe Surrender program for four days this July. The event is a joint effort of the Court, Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency, Pretrial Services Agency, DC Attorney General's Office, USAttorney's Office...
Access to Justice
NCREFC Press Release: DC Judge one of two Awardees by National Consortium for Racial and Ethnic Fairness in Courts
PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 26, 2021 CONTACTS: Judge Susan F. Maven, President/Moderator email@example.com Kimberley Taylor-Riley, Awards Committee Chair firstname.lastname@example.org Williamsburg, VA (virtually via Zoom) – The...
District of Columbia Courts’ Chief Judges Announce Adoption of New Employment Dispute Resolution Plan Washington, D.C. - May 2021. The Honorable Anna Blackburne-Rigsby, Chief Judge of the District of Columbia Court of Appeals and the Honorable Anita...
DC Superior Court Posts Video Conversation between Chief Judge Josey-Herring and local radio personality Yasmine Arrington of Millennial Minds
DC Superior Court Chief Judge, Anita M. Josey-Herring Discusses Law Day Theme with Yasmine Arrington as part of D.C. Superior Court’s Public Education and Court Independence Law Day is held on May 1st every year to celebrate the role of law in our...