Most Clerk Magistrate’s Hearings in Massachusetts district courts are remote now, and it works fine, both practically, and most importantly, results are usually good for defendants.
It’s been over a year since the COVID-19 pandemic began. It has impacted nearly every part of American life, and the court system is no exception. Millions of people didn’t know what Zoom remote video conference calls were a year ago but now use them regularly for work and to connect with family.[Read more…]