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  • Administrative Orders (later orders may modify earlier orders):

2020-04 Regarding the presentation of detainees at court
2020-05 Regarding restrictions on certain person from entering the courthouses
2020-06 addresses jury trials, the Speedy Trial Act, and other issues.
2020-07 addresses naturalization.
2020-08 addresses supplemental restrictions on entry to the Courthouses of the EDNY
2020-09 suspends the requirement for in-person appearances for Attorney Admissions to the Bar of the EDNY
2020-10 suspends Petty Offense proceedings under the exigent circumstances created by COVID-19
2020-11 Supplemental Order Regarding Preliminary Hearings in Criminal Matters and Continuance of Jury Trials and Exclusion of Time Under The Speedy Trial Act
2020-12 Service of Process by the United States Marshal is suspended in certain cases in light of the Coronavirus/COVID-19 Pandemic
2020-13 Use of Videoconferencing or Telephone Conferencing in Criminal Matters pursuant to the CARES Act
2020-14 in Re: Status of Detention Facilities Housing Defendants in Cases Filed in the Eastern District of New York
2020-15 in Re: Further Continuance of Jury Trial and Exclusion of Time Under the Speedy Trial Act (Amended by Administrative Order 20-15-1 below)
2020-16 in Re: Interim Vouchers Under the CJA Plan
2020-18 in Re: Continuance of Petty Offense Proceedings
2020-19 in Re: Service of Process by the United States Marshal
2020-15-1 Amends Administrative Order 2020-15 to further exclude time under the Speedy Trial Act for the filing of indictments through June 8, 2020
2020-20 Further Continuance of Jury Trials and Exclusion of Time Under the Speedy Trial Act and Other Issues
2020-13-1 Authorization to Continue the Use of Videoconferencing or Telephone Conferencing in Criminal Matters
2020-18-1 Petty Offense Docket under Exigent Circumstances Created by COVID-19
2020-19-1 Service of Process by the United States Marshal
2020-20-1 Amending Administrative Order 2020-20 to Further Exclude Time Under The Speedy Trial Act for the Filing of Indictments Until July 13, 2020.
2020-22 Revised Restrictions on Entry to Courthouses of the Eastern District of New York.
2020-13-2 Second Authorization to Continue the Use of Videoconferencing or Telephone Conferencing in Criminal Matters
2020-24 Remote Access to Judicial Proceedings

  • Miscellaneous Case Orders Related to the Pandemic

1:20-mc-1074 Order Extending Certain Statutory Deadlines for Administrative and Judicial Forfeiture Proceedings

Pursuant to Administrative Order 2020-14, all reports submitted from detention facilities will be posted in this section:

10/27/2020 Report from the Bureau of Prisons regarding the Metropolitan Detention Center and Metropolitan Correctional Center.
10/27/2020 Report from the Queens Detention Facility.
10/22/2020 Report from the Bureau of Prisons regarding the Metropolitan Detention Center and Metropolitan Correctional Center.
10/22/2020 Report from the Queens Detention Facility.
10/20/2020 Report from the Bureau of Prisons regarding the Metropolitan Detention Center and Metropolitan Correctional Center.
10/20/2020 Report from the Queens Detention Facility.
10/15/2020 Report from the Bureau of Prisons regarding the Metropolitan Detention Center and Metropolitan Correctional Center.
10/15/2020 Report from the Queens Detention Facility.
10/13/2020 Report from the Bureau of Prisons regarding the Metropolitan Detention Center and Metropolitan Correctional Center.
10/13/2020 Report from the Queens Detention Facility.
10/08/2020 Report from the Bureau of Prisons regarding the Metropolitan Detention Center and Metropolitan Correctional Center.
10/08/2020 Report from the Queens Detention Facility.
10/06/2020 Report from the Bureau of Prisons regarding the Metropolitan Detention Center and Metropolitan Correctional Center.
10/06/2020 Report from the Queens Detention Facility.
10/01/2020 Report from the Bureau of Prisons regarding the Metropolitan Detention Center and Metropolitan Correctional Center.
10/01/2020 Report from the Queens Detention Facility.
 

All archived reports are avaialbe on the BOP Reports Archive Page

The Health and Safety Protocols for Courthouses in the Eastern District of New York are available here.

The EDNY Plan for Resumption of Jury Trials has been published and is available here.

Entry Restrictions and Health Screening Procedures

The Entry Screening Procedures can be found here. These procedures implement the restrictions put into place by Administrative Order 2020-22 and protocols implemened in the Court's Health and Safety Protocols listed above.. 

ALL MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC, including visitors, attorneys, litigants, law enforcement personnel, vendors, and contractors, and all courthouse personnel, must follow these procedures.

 

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