News & Announcements: 08/2020

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Tue, 2020-08-18

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules have proposed amendments to the following rules:

  • Appellate Rule:  25;
  • Bankruptcy Rules:  Restyled Rules Parts I and II;...
Mon, 2020-08-03

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered a sixth amendment to the Court’s General Order 20-01 that extends the suspension of jury trials through and including October 4, 2020, but allows for grand jurors to...