By Ben Warwick

BOULDER, Colo. (CBS4) – Chief Judge Ingrid Bakke has suspended jury trials in Boulder County, citing a spike in COVID cases.

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The order came down Monday morning, effective immediately, and goes through January 28th.

Boulder County saw a spike of cases, going from a 4.4% 7-day positivity rate to a 9.6% positivity rate in just one week.

Ben Warwick