Due to the occurrence of one or more confirmed cases of COVID-19 among the personnel of the Cape Girardeau County Courthouse, all functions of the Circuit Court of Cape Girardeau at the Cape Girardeau County Courthouse are at Operating Phase Zero as defined by the order of the Missouri Supreme Court dated July 24, 2020.
This order is effective only as to the Cape Girardeau County Courthouse in Jackson, Missouri and does not apply to any other court facility in the Thirty-second Judicial Circuit.
This order is effective as of noon Friday, October 9, 2020 and will remain in effect until at least Friday, October 23, 2020 at 8:30 AM.
ALL IN–PERSON HEARINGS IN THE CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY COURTHOUSE IN JACKSON, MISSOURI ARE SUSPENDED.
ONLY EMERGENCY MATTERS WILL BE HEARD.
You may file applications for orders of protection with the office of the Circuit Clerk.
If you have a hearing scheduled during this period of suspension, please contact your attorney.
If you have a hearing scheduled and you do not have an attorney, please contact the Circuit Clerk’s office by telephone at 573-335-8253.
DO NOT ENTER THIS BUILDING Unless you personally have emergency business to conduct.
DO NOT ENTER THIS BUILDING If you are ill or have been exposed to someone who is ill. These orders are in effect until October 23, 2020, and may be extended thereafter.