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Temporary Provisions for Jurors and Cellular Telephone Authorization for Jurors and Trial Participants – SDNY District Court

2.9.21, SDNY District Court, “Temporary Provisions for Jurors and Cellular Telephone Authorization for Jurors and Trial Participants” (20 MISC 316).

Effective through June 30, 2021, prospective jurors, when ordered to attend court, shall remain inside the courthouse until the Jury Administrator indicates their continued attendance for the day is no longer required, and jurors and trial participants are each authorized to bring into the courthouse one cellular telephone. They must follow the directions of court personnel as to when they may turn on and/or use such devices inside the courthouse. The full order is available here.