We’ve just received an email notice from the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina that its offices will be closed on Thursday, August 4 in honor of Judge Matthew Perry, who passed away this past weekend. The email from the District Court reads as follows:
The United States District Court for the District of South Carolina shall be closed on Thursday, August 4, 2011 to honor Matthew J. Perry, Jr. for his service and contributions to the federal judiciary.
A copy of Chief Judge Norton’s order is attached. If you have difficulty viewing this order in your email application, you may download a copy at:
We’ll keep you posted of any additional developments.