Mar. 16 2020

Court Operations will Resume Normal Scheduling Beginning September 21, 2020

Pursuant to the Supreme Court’s order dated April 3, 2020, titled RE: Operation of the Trial Courts During the Coronavirus Emergency (as Amended April 22, 2020), this memo serves as notice that beginning September 21, 2020, court operations will resume normal scheduling and docket management, including in-person hearings in Circuit Court and Family Court, as well as General Sessions and Common Pleas jury trials. All matters may be heard in-person effective September 21, 2020. Judges, however, have discretion to determine whether it is appropriate to conduct a hearing using remote communication technology. Consent of the parties or counsel is not required.

The 9-14-20 Memorandum is located here.

The 7-30-20 Order is located here.

The 7-6-20 Courthouse Guide is located here.

The 6-3-20 Order is located here.

Click here to view court roster postponements and cancellations by county

Click here to view ALL court COVID-19 information.

Federal Court/USDC District of South Carolina COVID-19 Updates

The 8-21-20 Order is located here.

The 7-24-20 Order is located here.

The 6-26-20 Order is located here.

The 4-14-20 USDC District of SC Order can be found here.

The 4-2-20 USDC District of SC Order can be found here.

The 3-31-20 USDC District of SC Order can be found here.

The 3-16-20 USDC District of SC Order can be found here.

Click here to visit the USDC Court website.

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