Hurricane IDA and COVID-19 Updates

*Due to the after effects of Hurricane Ida and subsequent malware attack on Jeffnet, the 24th Judicial District Court will be closed until 8:30a.m. Monday, September 20, 2021.

Those with court dates during the period of closure due to Hurricane Ida are ordered to report to, or contact, the division between September 20, 2021 and October 1, 2021 for a new court date.

If the conditions indicate that the Court needs to adjust closing dates and times, notice will be posted.

2021-011 – Hurricane Ida court closure until 9-20-2021 admin offices open

If you or anyone in your household are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, are currently positive for COVID-19, or are under a quarantine order or recommendation due to COVID-19, call the division prior to coming to court.*

Mask Mandate

2021-006 Mask Mandate in common areas 2021-07-21

2021-007 Mask and Transport Order 2021-07-30

Jury Trial Order

20210517_JURY TRIALS

For more information during the COVID-19 pandemic and for Video Conferencing Information
www.courtonline.us

Any member of the media or the public who wishes to hear/observe a remote proceeding may email their request to the Court in advance of the hearing. The person requesting access should provide their name, the hearing they wish to hear/observe, and their contact information. Every effort will be made to provide the requestor with information on how they may hear/observe the proceeding. PublicAccess@24jdc.us

Domestic Self Help Desk – Self Represented Litigants
Hotline: 504-881-1171
Email: selfhelp@probono-no.org

You can access Forms by selecting Forms on the left menu and scrolling to Domestic Self Help Desk

Legal Referral Resources 2021
https://www.facebook.com/probono.no.org for more information on a Live Event for Self Represented Litigants

Transcripts

You can obtain a full transcript of any hearing or trial that you were involved in by contacting the civil or criminal minute clerk in the division that your case was allotted to. The minute clerk will determine who the court reporter was and give you the contact information. All transcripts require a deposit to be posted. The amount of deposit is determined by the length of the transcript. Transcripts are billed at a per page rate.