Morgantown Municipal Courts to resume sessions on June 1

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UPDATE (May 13, 2020 2:53 p.m.):

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The Morgantown Municipal Court announced that scheduled court hearings will resume, beginning at 3 p.m. on June 1, according to a press release sent out by Andrew Stacy, Communications Manager for the City of Morgantown.

According to officials, in an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19, all parties entering the Municipal Court are required to wear a mask or face covering. Admittance will not be permitted without proper face protection. All parties must provide their own mask or face covering, the release stated.

For questions or concerns about the new policy, contact the Municipal Court at 304-284-7497.


ORIGINAL (March 24, 2020 2:59 p.m.):

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Morgantown Municipal court system is suspending it sessions until April 14, according to a press release sent out by Andrew Stacy, Communications Manager for the City of Morgantown.

In the release, Stacy explained that this decision is based off of Gov. Jim Justice’s recent stay at home order issued for the entire state and is intended to help prevent the spread of coronavirus to court employees and the general public.

As of now, hearings and trials are scheduled to resume on April 14, and until that date, all trials, hearings and conferences will be rescheduled by the court, according to the release.

For more information, interested parties are being encouraged to call the municipal court clerk at 304-284-7497.

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