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Kaplan City Courthouse closed to the public

Posted at 4:15 PM, Mar 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-24 17:15:53-04

KAPLAN, La. — The Kaplan City Court building has been closed to the public.

According to a court order from Judge Stanton Hardee on March 23, the Kaplan City Courthouse at 907 N. Guidry Ave., in Kaplan will be closed through Monday, April 13 unless further extended by the court.

The order states that all criminal 72-hour hearings for incarcerated individuals will continue to be held by phone only on Mondays & Thursdays with the judge and clerk on duty that day.

Any questions on court proceedings may be submitted by calling the court at 337-643-6611 or by email at