A new judicial building will be constructed in Jicaral de Puntarenas. Luis Paulino Mora Mora, president of the Corte Suprema de Justicia helped place the cornerstone. The structure will be between 1,500 and 2,000 square meters, court spokesmen said. That’s about 16,150 to 21,500 square feet.
The building will house criminal and civil courtrooms, the Judicial Investigating Organization, prosecutors and public defenders as well as social workers and other agencies associated with the judiciary.