Summit County Court of Common Pleas General Division Updates Local Rules

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UPDATED EMERGENCY ORDER IN RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PUBLIC HEALTH CRISIS NOVEMBER 6, 2020

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Summit County Common Pleas Court General Division Plan for Addressing COVID-19 – Update November 6 2020

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Conducting Jury Trials during the COVID-19 Pandemic Summit County Common Pleas Court General Division

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Heath Screening for Courthouse Entrance

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Juror letter with questionnaire

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Juror - COVID Frequently Asked Questions

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THE SUMMIT COUNTY COURTHOUSE

The Summit County Court of Common Pleas, General Division, is a court of general jurisdiction, handling both criminal and civil cases. Ten Judges preside over both types of cases which number more than 1,600 each year.

The Courthouse is located at 209 South High Street in the Downtown Akron district. Entrances to the Courthouse are located on South High Street and Broadway Street.

Please remember that all persons entering the Courthouse are subject to search and must pass through a security checkpoint.  Please leave any knives, metal objects, or mace in your car before entering the courthouse.