LVJC Amends Admin Order #21-07 Regarding Face Coverings, Social Distancing

On September 28, 2021, the Las Vegas Justice Court Chief Justice of the Peace Melissa Saragosa filed an amended Administrative Order #21-07 regarding “Face Coverings and Social Distancing in Response to COVID-19.” To learn more, read the order available for download below.

Las Vegas Justice Court Bench-Bar Meeting

This meeting will focus on resolution of traffic citations online and implementation of the Matterhorn platform. The court invites all counsel who are interested to attend this meeting.

LVJC Judges’ Meeting (Open/Closed)

Opportunity for members of the bar who practice before the Las Vegas Justice Court to get latest information on what’s happening at the court and to discuss any modifications of processes in the judicial departments.

LVJC Orders Temporary Procedures in Criminal Cases Alleging Traffic Offenses

On August 25, 2021, Las Vegas Justice Court Chief Justice of the Peace Melissa Saragosa and Supreme Court of Nevada Chief Justice James Hardesty filed an order in the administrative matter regarding temporary procedures in criminal cases alleging traffic offenses. See Administrative Order #21-09.

LVJC Bench Bar Meeting to Focus on Traffic Citations, Online Dispute Resolution

The Las Vegas Justice Court will be holding a Bench/Bar Meeting in Courtroom 7D at the Regional Justice Center at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 9, 2021. This meeting will focus on resolution of traffic citations online and implementation of the Matterhorn platform. The court invites all counsel who are interested to attend this meeting.

Las Vegas Justice Court Order Affects Customer Service Hours, Deadlines

Per the order, “the customer-service hours of the Las Vegas Justice Court will be from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM, Monday through Thursday and Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, with the exception of holidays declared by state law.” dditionally, the court orders that “Friday is deemed a judicial day for the purposes of the computation of time in accordance with JCRCP 6 or any other deadlines to take action as set forth in any Nevada Revised Statute.”