COVID-response procedures are easing, but that doesn’t mean operations will return to the way things were before the pandemic, Riverside Superior Court’s Judge John Monterosso indicated in Friday’s State of the Court address.
I attended the meeting, which was presented by Zoom through the Riverside County Bar Association Friday.
That was the final day regulations related to the pandemic were in place. It was also the final day for trial suspension. As trials resumed Monday, Monterosso said, regulations like social distancing would no longer be enforced, but the court encourages people to use common sense.
The surge of the Omicron variant of COVID shut things