News & Announcements

06/29/2020
The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has approved revisions to Local Rule 83.1(A)-(E), which now are in effect. More »...
06/08/2020
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the computer terminals at the Clerk’s Office intake counters designated for use by members of the public to review dockets in cases filed in the Northern District of G...
06/02/2020
The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered Administrative Order 20-04. More...
05/26/2020
A third amendment to the Court’s General Order 20-01 has been entered that extends the suspension of jury trials through July 3, 2020, but allows for the summoning of jurors for trials scheduled in...
05/01/2020
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Court has issued a second amendment to General Order 20-01 to extend its specified 30-day time period...
04/10/2020
Ordinarily, members of the bar of the Northern District of Georgia may apply for an attorney photo ID card (also known as the “blue card”) that allows them to bring certain equipment into the feder...
04/09/2020
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the U.S. More »
03/30/2020
As the exigent circumstances arising from the COVID-19 pandemic have worsened, the Court has amended General Order 20-01 to extend its specified 30-day time periods through and including May 15, 20...
03/30/2020
Due to the exigent circumstances arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Court has entered the following general orders that impact criminal matters: More »
03/16/2020
DEFENDANT’S WAIVER OF APPEARANCE AT ARRAIGNMENT PURSUANT TO FED. R. CRIM. P. 10 More »
03/11/2020
Because of the evolving threat represented by the outbreak and spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the United States and in the State of Georgia, and in view of the warnings issued by the Cente...
01/27/2020
On behalf of the Judges of the Northern District of Georgia, I am pleased to formally announce the selection of Ms. Regina D. Cannon to join our Court as a United States Magistrate Judge....
01/22/2020
Residents of the Northern District of Georgia continue to receive fraudulent phone calls claiming that the victim failed to appear for jury duty in federal court and/or has an arrest warrant or sim...
12/05/2019
Revisions to the Federal Rules of Evidence, Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure, Rules Governing 28 U.S.C. More »
09/13/2019
On August 29, 2019, a class action settlement was preliminarily approved in the referenced matter.  Pursuant to § 8 of the Settlement, a ...

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