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The most common response to the surge in COVID cases reported to Bloomberg Law by judges and court administrators across the United States is halting trials by jury.

After a brief resumption on 5 October, new criminal and civil jury trials in Maryland state courts are suspended at least through the end of the year.

In-court hearings and proceedings in the United States District Court for the District of Maryland are suspended as of 16 November 2020 for a minimum of two weeks, at which point the Court will reassess the situation.


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