News & Announcements: 03/2016

Check this page, or the News and Announcements box on the homepage, for the latest official news and announcements released by the court. You can also access archived news and announcements from this page.

Thu, 2016-03-31

The Civil Local Rules have been revised to delete former Local Rule 41.2(B) (Failure to Effectuate Service of Process) and adjust numbering accordingly.  Local Rule 41.2(B) was deleted as redundant with Fed. R. Civ. P. 4(m).

The revised...

Thu, 2016-03-31

Appendix H to the Local Rules has been revised.  The revisions include new provisions for electronic filing of documents under seal in civil cases.  The new provisions appear in Section II(J) beginning on page A15 of the revised Appendix H, which...

Wed, 2016-03-23

The Court has revised its plan pursuant to the Criminal Justice Act of 1964, as amended, which appears as Appendix D to the Local Rules.  The revised plan is available here.