The Delaware State Courts will be closed Monday, July 4, 2022 in observance of Independence Day. Justice of the Peace Courts 11 (New Castle County), 7 (Kent County), and 3 (Sussex County) will remain open.

Press Releases




News/Announcements Date
Delaware Family Court holds groundbreaking ceremony for new Sussex County Family Court Courthouse in Georgetown 06/28/2022
Chief Justice Collins J. Seitz Jr. delivers State of the Judiciary speech at 2022 Bench and Bar conference 06/27/2022
Chief Justice Seitz hosts West Point’s “Civil Rights Staff Ride” 06/23/2022
Walls-Pulling named 2022 recipient of DSBA’s Myrna L. Rubenstein Award 06/14/2022
Court of Common Please for the State of Delaware Sits in Special Session for the Investiture of The Honorable Gregory R. Babowal 05/19/2022
Chief Justice Seitz attends bill signing at White House recognizing two Delaware sites as Brown v Board national historic landmarks 05/18/2022
Judicial Branch Employee of the Year Cynthia Coleman receives 2021 Governor’s Award 05/02/2022
Delaware Family Court judge hosts a legal education program looking at the connection between animal abuse and domestic violence cases 04/22/2022
Celebration of the Life of Justice Holland Set for April 30 04/08/2022
Delaware Judiciary mourns the passing of retired Delaware Supreme Court Justice Randy J. Holland 03/16/2022
Wilmington Friends School wins the 2022 Delaware High School Mock Trial Competition 03/07/2022
Delaware Supreme Court Adopts Special Rule of Criminal Procedure for Pretrial Release 03/03/2022
Delaware Judiciary lifts mandatory mask order in all Delaware Court facilities on March 2, 2022 02/28/2022
Bench and Bar Diversity Committee Issues Report and Recommendations to the Delaware Supreme Court 02/22/2022
Delaware Judicial Branch launches pilot project to allow public to bring cell phones in some courthouses 02/07/2022
Cynthia Coleman Named Judicial Branch Employee of the Year 01/31/2022
Delaware Supreme Court Announces Adoption of New Supreme Court Rule 57.1 to Allow Non-Lawyer Representation of Residential Tenants in Eviction Actions 01/28/2022
Vice Chancellor Joseph R. Slights III Announces His Retirement 01/18/2022
Vice Chancellor J. Travis Laster is sworn in for his second term on the Delaware Court of Chancery 10/29/2021
Delaware Board of Bar Examiners announces results of 2021 administration of the Delaware Bar Examination and adjustments to scoring methodology. 10/21/2021
Delaware Judiciary, State Leaders Mark 50th Anniversary of Delaware Family Court 10/01/2021
Leonard L. Williams Justice Center Security Officer Receives National Awards for Protecting the Courthouse in 2020 09/24/2021
Meghan Lapointe named Judicial Fellow for the 2021-22 school year 09/15/2021
Moratorium on the Delaware Courts’ Collection of Fees and Fines During the COVID-19 Emergency Lifted Effective Immediately 09/10/2021
The Honorable Danielle J. Brennan is sworn in as a Judge of the Superior Court of Delaware 09/09/2021