Civil and criminal jury trials suspended until May

Civil and criminal jury trials suspended until May
Eastern District of Louisiana | United States District Court (Source: WVUE)

NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) - All civil and criminal jury trials in federal court have been suspended until May due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the court said Monday.

A judge will reschedule all trials in that timeframe.

The court asked attorneys to contact judges about changing deadlines in their cases.

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