Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea issued an order on March 20, 2020 regarding the continuing operations of state courts during the COVID-19 pandemic; the order was amended by a March 23, 2020 order. The March 20 order as amended is effective Monday, March 23 through April 22.
Except for where hearings are required to be held under the order, or can be conducted using remote technology, many court appearances are suspended under this order. The status of your case will not be adversely affected by this decision. More information about this order is available at www.mncourts.gov/Emergency.
If you have a court case scheduled at a Ramsey County District Court location between March 16, 2020 and April 22, 2020 call (651) 266-8266
to determine if your case will be heard or scheduled to a future date.
Local court operations changes are available on the COVID-19 Information Guide
. Refer to judicial orders
from Chief John H. Guthmann regarding Ramsey County Court access and closures during COVID-19.
For the limited situations in which it is not possible for a resident to interact with Ramsey County Court via telephone or online options, the St. Paul Downtown Courthouse on 4th
and Kellogg will serve as a secure drop-off site for documents during regular business hours.
Civil Division COVID-19 Case Priority List
Juvenile and Family Division COVID-19 Case Priority List