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Local Rules

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The Court adopted amendments to the following Local Rules, effective July 1, 2017:

Local Rule 27 Juries, Jurors
Local Rule 31 Assignment of Cases
Local Rule 39 Case Schedule
Local Rule 67 Bail Forfeiture
Local Rule 90 Courthouse Security

The Court adopted amendments to the following Local Rule, effective August 1, 2017:

Local Rule 96 Judicial Sales - Title Insurance Required