King County Superior Court
Update from the Court regarding Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response Activities
King County Superior Court is committed to protecting the safety and security of our community while performing our Constitutional duties.
Current Court Operations during the COVID-19 Crisis:
Criminal: Emergency Order
The Court is open for limited services, implementing Washington State Supreme Court Orders dated March 18, 2020 and March 20, 2020 (below), and has significantly reduced operations to essential services as described in the below referenced Emergency Orders.
Jurors: All King County Superior Court jury trials are suspended through April 24, 2020. If you have received a Summons for a trial date before then, do not come to court on that date.
- Daily calendar
- Jury Duty
- Most requested phone numbers
- Court locations and hours
- Interpreter services
- Legal professionals
- Court documents
- How to find documents via Clerk's website (video)
WARNING: Superior Court Phone Scam Reported
Telephone calls have been received that appear to be coming from the King County Superior Court phone number: (206) 477-2600.
The caller has identified himself/herself as a special prosecutor or from the Court, claims the receiver is under investigation or has an outstanding warrant, and attempts to extort money.
This is a scam. Please hang-up and treat the call as you would any unauthorized, fraudulent request.
The Superior Court does not accept payments or collect funds over the phone.
- Order Granting Plaintiffs' Emergency Motion to Temporarily Continue Suspension of Order Lifting Preliminary Injunction (03/27/2020)
- Order Denying Plaintiffs' Motion for Reconsideration (03/12/2020)
- Order on Cross-Motions for Summary Judgment (02/12/2020)
As of Friday, March 27, 2020, Judge Ferguson has signed the following orders regarding the I-976 ruling.