As of Monday, June 15, the Stanley Mosk Courthouse Department 44, which previously handled miscellaneous Civil proceedings including post-judgment matters, was closed as a Civil Department.
Existing inventory and new filings will be assigned as follows:
- All post-judgment Civil matters will be assigned to the originating courtroom.
- Mechanics Liens, Labor Commission Appeals/Conferences and Administrative Appeals will be assigned to Department 25 and Department 26 at the Spring Street Courthouse for Limited Jurisdiction cases; and to Unlimited Jurisdiction courtrooms countywide if the cases are unlimited jurisdiction.
- Name Change/Recognition of Change of Gender/Issuance of New Birth Certificate matters will be heard in Department 20 and Department 72 at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse.
- Safe-at-Home applications will be assigned to Department 1 at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse.
Effective June 22, Department 44 will reopen as a Probate courtroom, Judge Deborah L. Christian presiding.