May 26, 2020

Court News & Notices

1/10/2020Sonoma County Superior Court Selects New Pretrial Court Commisioners
1/2/2020CLERK'S NOTICE - Family Court Services has Moved!
1/1/2020CLERK'S NOTICE - Mandatory E-Filing Effective 1/1/2020
1/1/2020Notice of Civil Fee Changes Effective 1/1/2020
1/1/2020Juror Eligibility Changes - Felony Convictions
10/29/2019General Order Re: Implementation of Emergency Relief 
10/31/2019General Order Supplementing and Modifying the Court’s General Order Dated October 29, 2019
10/26/2019Clerk's Notice - Saturday October 26, 2019
10/3/2019Clerk’s Notice of Proposed Changes to the Local Rules Effective January 1, 2020—Invitation to Comment
8/1/2019Grant - Pretrial Program Funding
Judge Wick Temporary Appointment to First District Court of Appeals
6/10/2019Family Law Facilitator Expanded Hours
5/17/2019Civil Family Courthouse Public Lactation Room
3/27/2019Change in Ex Parte Review Days
1/1/2019Temporary Emergency Gun Violence Restraining Orders(GVRO) AB 2526
3/1/2019Court Adopts Electronic Process For Law Enforcement During Daytime Court Business Hours
1/2/2019Notice of Reassignments to All Parties
(Effective January 2, 2019)
6/18/2018Notice of 18-19 Trial Court Allocations
5/10/2018Court Reporter Fees For Civil Cases (Eff, 05/10/2018)
6/30/2017Notice of Unauthorized Calls and Jury Scam
Why Does Sonoma Superior Court Need A New Criminal Courthouse?
1/1/2019Holiday Schedule
Appeals other than Juvenile Delinquency and Dependency may be filed in HOJ Room 110. Hours are 8-12 and 1-3:30 pm.

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Court security

All persons seeking entry to the second floor of the Hall of Justice, the Court Annexes, the Juvenile Court facility and Family Court Services must first pass through the security checkpoint to be screened for weapons or sharp objects.




4/28/2020 - First Amended Omnibus General Order of the Presiding Judge Re Court Operations

To View Previous Orders Click here

3/16/2020 -  Notice from the Clerk of the Court regarding COVID-19 Local Emergency

3/16/2020 -  PRESS RELEASE - Sonoma County Superior Court Closure due to COVID-19 Local Emergency

To view the press release, click the link above

3/16/2020 - Due to the Court Closure, all Traffic trials, Further proceedings (Adult & Juvenile). Motion hearings and Juvenile araignments have been canceled effective March 16, 2020 until further notice. Notices will be sent regarding new court dates once court operations resume.

3/16/2020 - Clerk’s Notice Regarding Jurors

Due to the Court Closure, Jury service has been deferred for all potential jurors who have been summoned to appear for jury service between March 16, 2020 until further notice.

Empaneled jurors currently assigned to a courtroom will be contacted directly regarding the status of your service.


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Due to Limited Resources, the Civil Clerk's Office of the Court will close temporarily on Frida




The Court is Closed to the Public March 16, 2020 through May 31, 2020 with minimal exceptions for time sensitive matters, or matters pertaining to the safety and the security of the community.

The Court will resume filing documents on April 15, 2020, at 12:01 AM
Notice from the Clerk of the Court regarding COVID-19 Local Emergency
For Information and FAQs about specific Court Cases
Click on the link below

Family Law

Virtual Appearance Guide

Additional COVID-19 Resources:

Sonoma County Public Health
Coronavirus (COVID-19)in California
Coronavirus (COVID-19)
World Health Organization


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