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Christmas/New Year's Holiday Court Closing Notice

Dec 12, 2017
Christmas/New Year's Holiday Court Closing Notice


The Third Circuit Court Civil, Criminal and Family Divisions will be closed Friday, December 22, 2017 and Monday, December 25, 2017 in observance of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

On Tuesday, December 26, 2017, Wednesday, December 27, 2017 and Thursday, December 28, 2017 the Court will be open for essential services only, including criminal arraignments, probation violation and failure to appear warrants, personal protection orders, parental waivers, and other emergency civil and family division matters. The County Clerk's office will be open to accept civil and domestic relations pleadings and new case filings from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on those days.

The Court will be closed on Friday, December 29, 2017 and Monday, January 1, 2018 in observance of New Year's Eve and New Year's Day, and will re-open on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. The emergency procedure that is posted in the Detroit Legal News every Friday should be followed for any after hour emergency matter.

Robert J. Colombo, Jr., Chief Judge
Third Judicial Circuit of Michigan

Date: 12/11 /17

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