LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – Jury trials in the Ingham County 54-A District Court will be suspended until January 31, 2022 due to COVID-19.

The Court said having jurors, parties, attorneys and staff congregate was unsafe due to high rates of COVID-19 positivity.

Last week, the 55th District Court in Ingham County also suspended jury trials due to COVID-19.

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Currently, Michigan is averaging 14,841 new cases of COVID-19 per day.