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Court Notice - Juneteenth to be Observed on Friday, June 18th

Thursday, June 17, 2021

Whereas President Biden signed into law today the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act, establishing June 19th as a legal public holiday; and whereas the first Juneteenth National Independence Day holiday will fall on Saturday in 2021, the federal holiday will be observed on Friday, June 18, 2021. In recognition of this new national holiday, the Eastern District of New York will be closed on Friday, June 18th. See the attached Notice.