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Superior Court of Guam Quarterly Under Advisement Report Jan - Mar

Posted: 7/19/2024
Perry v. People
D&O Den. Pet. for Writ of Habeas Corpus, 07-18-2024

Posted: 7/19/2024
In Re Arthur U. San Agustin, Petitioner, v. Superior Court of Guam, Respondent, People of Guam, Real Party in Interest, Masatomo Nadeau, Real Party in Interest
2024 Guam 2, WRP23-002, July 18, 2024

Posted: 7/16/2024
Sinoben v. Flowers
D&O Re Pl.'s Mot. to Modify Custody, 07-15-2024

Posted: 7/15/2024
People v. Akoma
D&O (Mot. to Dismiss), 07-15-2024

Posted: 7/12/2024
People v. Sicat
D&O Re Competency Issues and Second Forensic Evaluation, 07-10-2024

 

News Releases

Posted: 07/01/2024
Re: Amendment to Miscellaneous Rule 1.1.5 of the Local Rules of the Superior Court of Guam (Indigent Defense Rule)

Posted: 05/09/2024
Promulgation Order No. 21-001-02 Re: Amendment to the Guam Rules for Lawyer Disciplinary Enforcement and Disability Proceedings

Posted: 04/04/2024
Promulgation Order No. 20-003-02 Re: Amendment of Superior Court of Guam Interim Traffic Court Rules

Posted: 04/04/2024 Law Month Contest
2024 K-2 and 3-5 Coloring Contest
2024 6-8 Essay Contest
2024 9-12 Essay Contest

Posted: 04/03/2024
Press Release: Guam Supreme Court Accepts Governor's Request and Invites Amicus Briefs

Posted: 03/29/2024
Press Release: Torres Leads Delegation to Philippine Supreme Court and Malacañan Palace | Photo 1 | Photo 2 | Photo 3 | Photo 4 | Photo 5

Posted: 03/15/2024
Press Release: Court Provides Community Training on Recovery, Domestic Assault | Photo 1 | Photo 2

Posted: 03/11/2024
Press Release: Judiciary Seeks Nominations for 2024 Hustisia Award
Press Release: Judiciary Announces Mock Trial Semi-Final and Final Matches
Press Release: Judiciary Holds Guam-CNMI Mock Trial Friendship Tournament

Posted: 02/26/2024
Press Release: Guam-Korea Mock Trial Friendship Tournament Strengthens Legal Ties | Photo 1 | Photo 2

Posted: 02/02/2024
Press Release: Judiciary Celebrates Graduates of Veterans Treatment Court | Photo

Posted: 02/01/2024
2024 NCSC Survey

Posted: 12/28/2023
Press Release: Guam Supreme Court Honored with Reporting Excellence Award | Photo

Posted: 12/11/2023
Judiciary Mourns the Passing of Justice O'Connor

Posted: 11/20/2023
Judiciary to Close on Friday, November 24

Administrative Order No. ADM2023-014 Re: Relative to Declaring Nov. 24, 2023 a Special Holiday for the Judiciary of Guam

Posted: 11/17/2023
2024 Guam High School Mock Trial Registration Form

Posted: 10/24/2023
Press Release: Pretrial Services Office Performance Snapshot #2

Posted: 10/23/2023
Press Release: Judiciary of Guam Mourns the Passing of Judge Andrew Wilkinson

Press Release: Judiciary of Guam Mourns the Passing of Judge John S. Unpingco

Posted: 10/12/2023
Press Release: Torres Honored With "Making the World a More Just Place" Award | Photo | Photo 2 | Photo 3

Posted: 10/11/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Returns to Operations at COR4

Administrative Order No. ADM2023-013 Re: Relative to Court Reopening After Typhoon Bolaven

Posted: 10/08/2023
Press Release: Judiciary to Close Due to Tropical Storm Bolaven

Administrative Order No. ADM2023-012 Re: Relative to Court Closure Due to Tropical Storm Bolaven

Posted: 08/08/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Publishes Snapshot of Pre-trial Release Performance

Pre-trial Services Office Performance Snapshot

Posted: 07/27/2023
Promulgation Order No. 23-002-01 Re: Increase in Guam Bar Association Annual Dues Beginning 2024

Posted: 07/26/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Partners with FEMA, USACE to Power Court | Photo | Photo 2 | Photo 3

Posted: 06/09/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Returns to Normal Operations

Administrative Order No. ADM2023-006 Re: Second Updated Order Relative to Court Operations After Typhoon Mawar

Posted: 06/02/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Continues Limited Operations

Administrative Order No. ADM2023-006 Re: Updated Order Relative to Court Operations After Typhoon Mawar

Posted: 05/30/2023
Administrative Order No. ADM2023-005 Re: Relative to Resuming Court Operations After Typhoon Mawar

Posted: 05/29/2023
Administrative Order No. ADM2023-004 Re: Relative to Court Reopening After Typhoon Mawar

Posted: 05/29/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Prioritizes Urgent Proceedings for Re-Opening

Posted: 05/21/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Closure TS Mawar

Posted: 05/21/2023
Administrative Order No. ADM2023-003 Re: Relative to Court Closure Due to Tropical Storm Mawar

Posted: 05/15/2023
Press Release: Electronic Coverage of Judicial Proceedings

Posted: 05/10/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Honors GBHWC with 2023 Hustisia Award | Hustisia Award Photo | Hustisia Award Photo 2 | Hustisia Award Photo 3

Press Release: Judiciary Hosts Panel to Promote Civility in Leadership | Civility in Leadership Panelists Photo

Posted: 05/05/2023
May 10, 2023 Civility in Leadership Panel
May 13, 2023 15th Annual Judicata 5K

Posted: 05/01/2023
A New Era for Justice - State of the Judiciary Highlights Modernization Efforts and Access to Services
State of the Judiciary 2023

Posted: 04/04/2023
Memorandum No. 23-02 re Superior Court of Guam Clerk's Office - Closure of Counters

Posted: 03/24/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Celebrates Graduates of Juvenile Drug Treatment Court | JDTC Graduation Photo

Posted: 03/17/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Hosts Training to Strengthen Treatment Courts | ADC Group Photo | ADC Training Photo

Posted: 03/09/2023
Press Release: Guam Supreme Court Adjusts Amicus Brief Deadlines

Posted: 03/07/2023
Press Release: Judiciary Seeks Nominations for 2023 Hustisia Award

Posted: 03/02/2023
Press Release: Terlaje Takes Oath as Judiciary's Eighth Judge

Posted: 02/27/2023
Press Release: Chief Justice Torres Pursues Parity for Court Employees

Posted: 01/18/2023
Press Release: Torres Prioritizes Innovation, Broader Access to Justice - CJ Delivers Remarks at Swearing-In Ceremony img1 img2 img3

Posted: 01/03/2023
Press Release: Election of Chief Justice

Posted: 11/01/2022
Press Release: Ribbon Cutting - Eigth Courtroom at the Guam Judicial Center img1 img2 img3

Posted: 10/14/2022
Administrative Order No. ADM2022-007 Re: Relative to the Filing of Documents Via Email in the Supreme Court of Guam and the Superior Court of Guam

Posted: 09/02/2022
Press Release: 2022 Recipient of the Judge William H. Burnett Award by the American Judges Association

Posted: 08/31/2022
Press Release: Creation of Position - Court Technical Baliff

Posted: 08/23/2022
Letter to Judiciary of Guam Employees Re: Pro Patria Award from Chief Justice F. Phillip Carbullido and AOC Kristina Baird

Posted: 08/17/2022
Administrative Order No. ADM2022-006 Re: Relative to COVID-19 Mask-Wearing and Social Distancing Requirements in Healthcare Setting Within Judiciary of Guam Facilities

Posted: 08/17/2022
Press Release: Creation of Positions

Posted: 08/11/2021
Press Release: Judiciary of Guam Mourns the Passing of Vice Speaker and Attorney Edward S. Terlaje

Posted: 08/11/2022
Administrative Order No. ADM2022-005 Re: Reappointment of Jonathan R. Quan to Serve a Second Term as Magistrate Judge of the Superior Court of Guam

Posted: 07/07/2022
Administrative Order No. ADM2022-004 Re: Relative to Declaring July 22, 2022, A Special Holiday for the Judiciary of Guam

Posted: 05/12/2022
Press Release: 2022 Hustisia Award

Posted: 05/06/2022
Press Release: Outreach Appellate Argument

Posted: 05/05/2022
Press Release highlighting key changes re: ADM2022-003

Posted: 05/04/2021
Press Release: Judiciary of Guam Mourns the Passing of Attorney Joaquin C. Arriola

Posted: 05/03/2022
Administrative Order No. ADM2022-003 Re: Relative to Rescinding COVID-19 Mask-Wearing Requirement In Judiciary of Guam Facilities

Posted: 04/14/2022
Press Release highlighting key changes re: ADM2022-002

Posted: 04/14/2022
Administrative Order No. ADM2022-002 Re: Relative to Rescinding COVID-19 Social Distancing Requirements In Judiciary of Guam Facilities

Posted: 03/14/2022
Administrative Order No. ADM2022-001 Re: Relative to Rescinding COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements for all Judiciary of Guam Employees

Posted: 03/01/2022
Press Release: Judiciary of Guam Calling for Hustisia Award Nominations

Posted: 11/24/2021
Relative to Declaring November 26, 2021, A Special Holiday for the Judiciary of Guam

Posted: 11/18/2021
Press Release: Judiciary of Guam Mourns the Passing of Retired Senior Judge Pro Tempore Richard H. Benson

Posted: 10/27/2021
Court Interpreter Program Basic Skills Workshop

Posted: 09/29/2021
Press Release: Cancellation of September 2021 Judicial Council Meeting

Posted: 09/21/2021
Updated Order Relative to Warrant Returns Under COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS)

Posted: 08/30/2021
Order Relative to Warrant Returns Under COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS)

Posted: 08/11/2021
Press Release highlighting changes re: ADM2021-687

Posted: 07/30/2021
Press Release highlighting changes re: ADM2021-657

Posted: 01/18/2021
Press Release highlighting changes re: ADM2021-001

Posted: 10/09/2020
Bullet Release highlighting key changes re: ADM2020-413

Posted: 09/25/2020
Bullet Release highlighting key changes re: ADM2020-411

Posted: 09/19/2020
Bullet Release highlighting key changes re: ADM2020-410

Posted: 09/12/2020
Bullet Release highlighting key changes re: ADM2020-408

Posted: 09/04/2020
Bullet Release highlighting key changes re: ADM2020-406

Posted: 8/31/2020
Bullet Release highlighting key changes re: ADM2020-403

Bullet Release highlighting key changes re: Northern Court Satellite to open for Limited Operations

 

 

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