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Posted on: November 18, 2020

JUDGE SILVIS MOTIONS COURT CHANGES - DECEMBER

Judge Silvis will not be holding Motions Court on Friday, December 4 AND Friday, December 18, 2020. Counsel should make arrangements to present on a prior or subsequent date.

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

DECEMBER 2020 ARBITRATION LIST PUBLISHED

The December 2020 civil arbitration list is published on the Court's Web page, Civil Section.

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

JUDGE SMAIL MOTIONS COURT CANCELLED - 12/11/20

The Honorable Harry F. Smail, Jr. will not be hearing Civil or Orphans' Court motions on Friday, December 11, 2020. Counsel should make arrangements to present on a prior or subsequent Friday.

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

REVISED ORPHANS' COURT LOCAL RULES OF COURT

Effective November 24, 2020, Westmoreland County Local Orphans' Rule WO5.17 is rescinded. A complete set of the Westmoreland County Local Rules of Court and the Orphans' Court local rules can be found on the Court's webpage.

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

JUDGE SILVIS' MOTIONS COURT CANCELLED - 12/11 AND 12/18

Judge Silvis' Motions Court is cancelled for December 11 and 18, 2020. Counsel should make arrangements to present on other dates.

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

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Scales of Justice sculptures above Westmoreland County Courthouse

On March 16, 2020, President Judge Rita Donovan Hathaway declared a judicial emergency in the Tenth Judicial District (Westmoreland County).  View details of this declaration 

In addition, on March 17th, President Judge Hathaway issued a ...

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