Current Masking Guidelines
Individuals entering the Courthouse are required to wear a mask or suitable face covering upon entry into the building, regardless of vaccination status. Face masks are available at both the screening area at the ADA entrance and the Superior Courtroom.
If you are exhibiting Covid -19 symptoms such as fever, shortness of breath, cough and body aches, refrain from appearing in Superior Court. If your presence is required in the courtroom, please avail yourself to a remote option.
Parties may appear remotely by “Zoom” Video Platform
Download Zoom on your device in advance of your first scheduled hearing. A free version is available at Zoom.us or from the app store on your device. Sign in utilizing the Meeting ID and Passcodes indicated below for the court session you would like to attend. Please review the Zoom Rules and Administrative Order ( links to the left)
Parties may also call in via Zoom by dialing -1 253 215 8782 ( You will be prompted to enter the meeting ID and possibly the Passcode)
MONDAY CALENDARS- https://zoom.us/ Meeting ID: 869 9510 4312
Passcode: 226392 ( Host will admit guests, Passcode may not be requested)
TUESDAY CALENDARS- https://zoom.us/ Meeting ID: 833 7441 8358
Passcode: 155325 ( Host will admit guests, Passcode may not be requested)
WEDNESDAY CALENDARS- https://zoom.us/ Meeting ID: 830 3375 8129
Passcode: 948080 ( Host will admit guests, Passcode may not be requested)
THURSDAY CALENDARS- https://zoom.us/ Meeting ID: 881 5887 9137
Passcode: 197552 ( Host will admit, Passcode may not be requested)
FRIDAY CALENDARS - https://zoom.us/ Meeting ID: 831 3747 0775
Passcode: 111025 ( Host will admit, Passcode may not be requested
DRUG COURT ZOOM INFORMATION https://zoom.us/j/906142762
Meeting ID: 906 142 762
Zoom call in – 1-253-215-8782 (party will be prompted to enter Meeting ID )
Superior Court Hearings
The Superior Court hears and decides controversies and handles related hearings and proceedings covering both civil matters and criminal felonies. Criminal felony cases are those cases where the defendant could be sentenced to a state penitentiary.
Civil Cases Include:
- Domestic relations
- Juvenile matters (both offender and dependency)
- Mental and alcohol petitions
- Probate matters
- Those brought on equitable grounds
- Those involving title to or possession of real property
Located in the Superior courtroom, the Law Library is a collection of law related publications and references available to officers of the court and general public, and serves the dual purpose of being the Judge's library reference.