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COVID-19 and Parenting Time

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is a contagious respiratory disease that is easily spread from person to person and can result in serious illness.  Governor Whitmer declared a state of emergency and issued Executive Order that requires Michigan residents to shelter in place and restrict travel from March 24 through April 30, 2020.  The resulting changes [..]

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Court and COVID-19

The purpose of this blog is to provide an update regarding COVID-19 and Court matters.   As of March 31, 2020 the Wayne County Circuit Court has issued the following order. SUBJECT: State of Emergency – Court Protocols (Family Division-Domestic Relations Section and Friend of the Court) PURSUANT TO MCR 8.l 10(C)(3)(a) and (b), in consideration [..]

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COVID-19 and Parenting Time

March 24, 2020 To Our Clients, Colleagues, and Friends: Effective today, Governor Whitmer Executive Order 2020-21 (COVID-19) takes effect which requires all non-essential workers as defined in the Order, to Stay Home Stay Safe for the next three weeks at least, starting at midnight on March 23, 2020  COVID-19 and parenting time? The Executive Order [..]

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Court and Coronavirus

Court and Cornavius Impact: The Michigan Supreme Court is recommending that local courts postpone jury trials in light of the state’s first confirmed cases of coronavirus.  The recommendation comes after Gov. Gretchen Whitmer declared a state of emergency to slow the spread of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus. The Supreme Court recommends that court administrators [..]

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