Longford Circuit Court.
Longford Court Office
Circuit Court - Midland Circuit
I, Raymond Groarke, President of the Circuit Court, in pursuance of the powers vested in me by section 10 of the Courts of Justice Act 1947, and by other powers conferred on me, and having consulted the permanent judge of the Midland Circuit, do hereby order the following:
1. That a special sitting of Longford Circuit Court shall be held on Tuesday 5th July 2016 and shall continue for as long as it takes to deal with criminal and other business returned for Longford.
2. That a special sitting of Longford Circuit Court shall be held on Tuesday 26th July 2016 and shall continue for as long as it takes to deal with criminal and other business returned for Longford.
3. That this order shall be published as soon as possible on www.courts.ie.
Dated this 4th day of July 2016
President of the Circuit Court
County Registrar's motion court - changes
The County Registrar's motions court scheduled to take place on Wednesday 6th July 2016 at 11.00 a.m. has been cancelled.
The County Registrar's motions Court scheduled to take place on Wednesday 20th July 2016 at 11.00 a.m. has been postponed until 7th September 2016.
Longford Michaelmas Sittings 2016 - callover on 10th October 2016
There will be a callover of Circuit Court actions awaiting a hearing date on Monday 10th October 2016 at 11.00 a.m. at the Courthouse, Main Street, Longford in respect of the Michaelmas sitting of Longford Civil and Family Law Sittings commencing on the 15th November 2016 (1 week) and the 6th December 2016 (1 week).
At the callover it will be essential for all legal practitioners to inform the County Registrar of the following information when each case is called:
That all pleadings have been closed and that the action is ready for hearing
The approximate length of time each court action will take at hearing
The number of witnesses on each side
That all witnesses have confirmed their availability to attend court in Longford for dates mentioned above
That counsel is available.