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La. 1st Circuit closed

Yesterday, the Louisiana First Circuit announced this order closing the court:

IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that the Louisiana Court of Appeal, First Circuit, IS CLOSED and shall remain closed through Monday, April 13, 2020, unless extended by further order.

This closure shall not affect this Court's administration of emergency matters. Due to the court being closed during this period, parties shall contact the Clerk of Court @ 225-247-2853 in regard to any emergency matters.

All filings due during the period of March 12, 2020 through April 14, 2020, or which become due during this period shall be deemed timely if filed on or before April 14, 2020.

Parties who are unable to file within this extended time may submit a Motion and Order with supporting documentation and argument requesting re-consideration of timeliness or other such relief.

THUS DONE AND ORDERED on this 22th day of March 2020.


To download a PDF copy of the order, follow this link.


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