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Posted on: July 29, 2020

Municipal Court: Virtual Court Appearances

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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Balch Springs Municipal Court will not have in-person docket settings. All scheduled court appearances will be completed virtually via Zoom.

You will need to visit https://www.zoom.us/join at your scheduled court time and follow the directions below.

 Screen Shot 2020-07-29 at 3.22.10 PMBEFORE YOU ARE ABLE TO VIDEO CONFERENCE WITH THE JUDGE, YOU MUST RECEIVE A COURT NOTICE BY MAIL. PLEASE CONTACT THE COURT AT 972-557-6055 TO INITIATE THE PROCESS.

If you are using a phone, you must download the zoom app and allow microphone and camera access.

If you are using a PC or tablet, you must have a webcam, microphone, and speakers. (most laptops have this) at https://www.zoom.us/join

Once you are ready to conference the Judge, use the meeting number that will appear on your court notice.

Zoom Meeting ID: 597 585 4289   |   Click here to video conference Judge Huffman

 

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SCHEDULED ON AN ATTORNEY DOCKET OR PRE-TRIAL DOCKET?

You are REQUIRED to join in on a Video Docket. A notice was mailed to you with this information, or you can call and confirm with the court at 972-557-6055.
Attorney dockets will be held at 11:00 a.m. or 1:00 p.m. per the notice that was provided to you.

Pre-Trial dockets will be held at 9:00 a.m. CST per the notice that was mailed to you.

IF AN OFFER IS NOT AGREED ON AND RECEIVED BY THE COURT ON MONDAY PRIOR TO THE APPEARANCE DATE-YOU ARE REQUIRED TO APPEAR ON ZOOM VIDEO CONFERENCE FOR THE COURT APPEARANCE TO AVOID FURTHER ACTION

You are REQUIRED to APPEAR on Zoom video Conference to AVOID FURTHER ACTION. If you are using a phone, you will need to download the zoom app and allow the microphone and camera access. If using a tablet or PC, you must have a webcam, microphone, and speakers. 

Zoom Meeting ID: 916 518 3956   |   Click her to video conference Prosecutor Ashley McSwain

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