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Public access to Boston Municipal Court events in the East Boston Division

Public access to Boston Municipal Court events is available in real time by calling the Public Access Telephone Lines listed below.

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How to listen to a Boston Municipal Court event

To listen to a Boston Municipal Court Department event via a Public Access Telephone Line, follow these steps:

1.    Identify the assigned session on the Boston Municipal Court Department’s Daily List Report published on the court’s website (see below example)

A screenshot of the Daily List Report for BMC - East Boston

2.    Call the toll free number (listed below) for the assigned session.

3.    When prompted, enter the Participant Passcode, including the # symbol on your telephone.

4.    You will be connected to the audio for the event once the event begins.  You are receiving audio only and will be unable to participate in the event.

Per SJC Rule 1:19, you are strictly prohibited from making any unauthorized recording of the hearing.    

Public access telephone lines

Toll free number Participant code Session
(866) 717-2778 9694124# Arraignment;
Drug Court; 
Post Disposition;
Pretrial;
Trial;
Video Conference;
Virtual Court Session
(866) 822-1175 7905104# 2nd Session SC/SP;
2nd Session Civil/SU
(877) 929-5809  5812679 "Jury trial" events scheduled in the Covid Jury Trial Session

If you have difficulty accessing the Public Access Telephone Lines for an event in the East Boston Division of the Boston Municipal Court Department, please contact the clerk’s office at (617) 569-7550.

Contact

Phone

Clerk's Office (617) 569-7550

Press 5

Probation Department (617) 569-7553

Press 3

ext. 155

Fax

Clerk's Office (617) 561-4988
Probation Department (617) 569-8458

Address

37 Meridian St.
East Boston, MA 02128
Last updated: July 27, 2020
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