During the Governor’s daily Coronavirus update from the State House On Thursday, April 9, Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito talked about the Trial Court’s Help Line. Launched on April 2, the Help Line has already received hundreds of calls. Members of the public can call the Help Line to ask general questions about their civil and criminal cases and get help navigating the court system while courthouses are closed to the public except for remote handling of emergency matters. The Help Line is staffed from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, and can be reached by calling 1-833-91COURT.
On April 1, the state court system launched Twitter handle @MACourts. Follow to keep up with current information and updates on court news and events.