PRESS RELEASE No.: 2020-007
EASTER HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
April 8, 2020
Chief Justice Rhys S. Hodge wishes to advise the general public and members of the Virgin Islands Bar that in observance of the Easter holidays, the Judicial Branch will be closed in both districts on the following days:
Thursday, April 9, 2020 – Holy Thursday Friday, April 10, 2020 – Good Friday Monday, April 13, 2020 – Easter Monday
Modified operations will resume on Tuesday, April 14, 2020. Please be reminded that the Raymond L. Finch Supreme Court Building located at No. 18 Strand Street Frederiksted St. Croix is closed for the duration of this pandemic. There will be no drop box available at this facility therefore, the public is advised to utilize the drop box at the R. H. Amphlett Leader Justice Center located at RR1 9000 Kingshill, St. Croix.
During this period of modified operations, Judicial officers and Court personnel remain available to conduct the business of the Court virtually and telephonically. For inquiries and/or assistance, please utilize the following numbers:
Office of the Clerk – Superior Court Probation and Pre-Trial Services
Office of the Clerk of Supreme Court Office of Bar Admissions
Office of Disciplinary Counsel
St. Croix District
(340) 713-6627 (340) 713-6626 (340) 713-6642
St. Thomas/St. John District
(340) 693-4110 (340) 693-6403 (340) 693-6429
(340) 693-4100 (340) 693-4120 (340) 693-4127
The public is further reminded of the following email addresses for the submission of filings to the Superior Court of the Virgin Islands:
Advice of Rights and Arraignments: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Complex Litigation Filings: CLDCourtesyCopy@vicourts.org
ALL Other Filings: firstname.lastname@example.org
Conventional filings continue to be accepted at All Superior Court locations and at the Supreme Court located in Crown Bay St. Thomas.
We remind our employees and the public to follow CDC guidelines in response to this pandemic and to remain vigilant in social distancing.