Please note the following changes for Bellingham Municipal Court during this current health emergency:
No Contact Orders:
All motions to review No Contact Orders, rescissions and/or modifications, will be reviewed on the written pleadings alone with appropriate notice to opposing counsel.
No in person court hearings will be held until further notice.
Until further notice, all Probation compliance review hearings are suspended. Pending violation hearings will be held.
Any scheduled jail review hearings that are requests for postponement of commitment date and/or changes of address can be heard by written pleadings alone with appropriate notice to the City.
Warrant Quash Hearings:
Warrant quash hearings will only be heard on Fridays at 10:30 a.m.. No more than 10 hearings will be scheduled per week.