Text Box: The Superior Court of California, County of San Francisco, is working to assure that Justice Partners and the public are aware of the state-mandated court closure days. On the third Wednesday of each month through June 2010, all Court operations will be closed in San Francisco’s four court facilities due to judicial branch budget reductions. Thank you for your patience and understanding during these challenging economic times for state courts.

Text Box: Closure News, Press Releases and other Notices
Letter To Justice Partners
As a result of the unprecedented statewide fiscal crisis and judicial branch budget reductions, the Judicial Council has designated the third Wednesday of each month from September 2009 through June 2010 as court closure days under Government Code section 68106. All Superior Courts, the Courts of Appeal, and the  Supreme Court will be closed for the transaction of judicial business on these dates, beginning September 16, 2009.    see more……….. 
State-Mandated Court Closures Begin Sept. 16  (posted Sept 9, 2009)
San Francisco—All California state courts will close Wednesday, September 16, 2009, as a cost-savings measure to help courts cope with unprecedented budget reductions in the judicial branch of government.     See more…….
SF Superior Court Closure News Advisory (posted Sept 14, 2009)
San Francisco -- The San Francisco Superior Court will hold a news conference at 2 p.m. Monday, September 14, 2009, to discuss unprecedented state-mandated Court closures which begin on Wednesday, September 16, 2009.   See more…….
Court Closure News Release (posted Sept 14, 2009)
San Francisco -- The San Francisco Superior Court operations in four buildings will be closed one day per month, beginning September 16, Presiding Judge James J. McBride announced today. .   See more…….
Chronicle Blog Item City Insider - Court Closure   (posted Sept 15, 2009)
Courts forced to take holiday ….. Click here to see entire article 
KGO-abc7news Video Story - Court Closure   (posted Sept 15, 2009)
State Courts affected by furloughs…..  Click here to see video 

Public Notice of Reduced Clerks' Office Hours, Closure of 25 Civil Courtrooms   
(posted August 3, 2011)
Pursuant to Government Code section 68106, the Superior Court of California, County of San Francisco, hereby provides public notice that effective October 3, 2012, the Court will indefinitely close 25 civil courtrooms and reduce daily hours........    Click here to see more 



Text Box: Court Closure Telephone Info Number:   (415) 551-5958
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