The Northern District of Logan County resumed court proceedings last week with Judge David Rush on Tuesday, May 19, at 8:30 a.m. at the courthouse in Paris and the Logan County Sheriff's Office and Detention Center located at 201 South Lowder Street in Paris.
District Court is misdemeanors, traffic tickets, and small claims.
Officials said if you had a court date scheduled in March, April, or May that was canceled due to the COVID-19 virus, you needed to be at the court hearing on May 19.
District Court with Judge Brian Mueller will resume on May 28 in Booneville. If you had a court date scheduled in March, you will need to appear for court on May 28 at 9:30 a.m., at the Courthouse in Booneville. If you had a court date scheduled in April, you will need to appear on June 11 at 9:30 a.m., at the Courthouse in Booneville and on if your original court hearing was scheduled for May 21, you will need to appear on June 25, at 9:30 a.m., at the Courthouse in Booneville.
Letters are also being sent to individuals who had trial dates on April 9, May 14, and June 11
Court officials are asking all patrons are required to wear a mask inside the courthouse as recommended by the CDC and will be asked to maintain safe distancing. Upon arrival at the courthouse, a deputy will assist with sign in, provide hand sanitizer and give instructions on when Judge Mueller will see you.
Court officials said that, due to the safety precautions, prepare for a long day, be patient, and follow the court's security staff's instructions.
For more information, please call the District Court Clerk's Office at 479-675-4929.