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Wellington protest blocks court activity, causes trial adjournment

Wellington protest blocks court activity, causes trial adjournment

Anti-vaccine mandate protestors have cut off road access to the High Court and Court of Appeal

Jury trials set to recommence in District Court next week

Jury trials set to recommence in District Court next week

High Court jury trials will start up next month, the chief justice says

Courts announce operating protocols under new COVID-19 Protection Framework

Courts announce operating protocols under new COVID-19 Protection Framework

The protocols will be in effect until the end of January next year

Chief justice suspends all Auckland jury trials in October

Chief justice suspends all Auckland jury trials in October

The decision was made to provide “certainty to jurors, court participants and the profession”

Courts in Waikato revert to alert level 3 protocols

Courts in Waikato revert to alert level 3 protocols

With the COVID-19 Delta outbreak spreading to the region, hearings will be held remotely as much as possible