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Important: JIMS/JEFS Downtime

Judiciary systems including JEFS, eCourt Kokua, and Document Drop-off will be unavailable due to maintenance work beginning midnight Friday, September 23, to noon, Sunday, September 25. If work is completed sooner, systems may be restored earlier. Applications, including eReminder, eJuror, and eTraffic will not be affected. Thank you for your patience and understanding.


Judge James R. Rouse

James R. Rouse was sworn in as a District/Family Court Judge in March 2021. Prior to his appointment, he served as a Deputy Attorney General practicing in the Family Law Division. Judge Rouse served as a Deputy Public Defender for roughly 19 years with some time in private practice focusing on family and criminal law. Judge Rouse received his law degree from Golden Gate University in San Francisco.