CRIMINAL RULE 2: CONTINUANCES
All requests to continue the trial of matters on the Master Trial Calendar shall only be heard by the Supervising Judge – Criminal on the After-Arraignment Calendar. Unless good cause is shown, requests to continue shall be heard on the After Arraignment Calendar before the matter’s appearance on the Master Calendar. Unless good cause is shown, the deadline for placing Penal Code section 1050 requests on the After Arraignment calendar is noon on the Monday immediately preceding the calling of that After Arraignment Calendar. Requests for continuances in the trial department shall immediately be referred back to the department of the judge supervising the Master Trial Calendar.