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Middle District federal court not shutdown

People walk outside the federal courthouse in Macon in this file photo. Despite the federal government shutdown, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia will remain open because it has the funds to operate for about three weeks.
People walk outside the federal courthouse in Macon in this file photo. Despite the federal government shutdown, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Georgia will remain open because it has the funds to operate for about three weeks.

Anyone due for an appearance in U.S. District Court for the Middle Georgia District of Georgia is not off the hook because of the federal government shutdown.

The court will remain open because it has the funds to operate for about three weeks, Chief Judge Clay Land said in an email.

Other federal government operations in Middle Georgia, including Robins Air Force Base, the Museum of Aviation and Ocmulgee National Monument are impacted by the shutdown.





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