Presiding Judge William J. Boyle has announced that the Springfield District Court will adopt the following modifications to the Trial Session's calendar during the summer months:
July 5 - September 2, 2016
- Per order of the Administrative Office of the Trial Court, no jurors will be summonsed for Fridays. Additionally, there will be no jurors summonsed for the Springfield District Court the weeks beginning July 4, July 18, August 22, and August 29.
- Civil Cases currently assigned trial dates for this period shall remain on the trial list. Cases newly electing a trial shall be given a date after September 6, 2016.
- The number of criminal matters scheduled for trial during the viable periods noted above shall not exceed 10 per day. All preferences and considerations, of course, will go to any defendant in custody