Virtual Court Sessions
There are NO in-person court sessions at this time. ALL court sessions are being held through the Zoom platform.
If you are scheduled for a court date, you will receive an e-mail from MACS or firstname.lastname@example.org with the Zoom link and information a week prior. Please make sure you check your SPAM or JUNK folder for the e-mail as it may be redirected to these folders. You can also search your inbox for MAC or SAY to locate the email that was sent.
Court Sessions are held virtually via Zoom every Thursday at 9:00 am, 10:30 am, 1:00 pm and 2:00 pm.
All court sessions are open to the public. If you would like to attend a virtual court session, please contact the court to receive instructions to attend a virtual court session, as the meeting ID and passcode is different for every session. If you a member of the public and are spectating a virtual court session, you also must abide by the instructions for virtual court proceedings (please see link below).
Watch this YouTube video to see what to expect during a virtual court session:
Attending Municipal Court Remotely: What to Do and What to Expect - YouTube
Please review these instructions when attending a zoom court session:
Instructions for Virtual Court Proceedings
**AUDIO AND VIDEO RECORDING OF COURT PROCEEDINGS ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED.**
No court proceedings, including proceedings conducted by audio or video, may be photographed, recorded, broadcast, or otherwise transmitted without the express permission of the Court. This invitation shall not be forwarded to anyone other than the intended recipient. Anyone failing to abide by the provisions of these guidelines may be subject to discipline by the court and/or charged with contempt of court and brought before a judge for alleged violation of R 1:10-1, punishable by a term of imprisonment not to exceed six (6) months or a fine of up to $1000, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2C:43-3 and N.J.S.A. 2C: 43-8 and may be charged with a violation of N.J.S.A. 2C: 29-9 (Criminal Contempt), as deemed appropriate by law enforcement.”
For basic information on navigating Zoom for court from your computer click here.