News & Announcements: 12/2020

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.

Mon, 2020-12-14

In response to President Trump’s executive order issued December 11, 2020 (available ...

Tue, 2020-12-08

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered a Third Amendment to General Order 20-04 that further extends its authorization of video and telephone conferencing in certain criminal proceedings due to COVID-19. A copy...

Tue, 2020-12-08

The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered a Ninth Amendment to General Order 20-01 that extends the suspension of jury trials through and including February 28, 2021 due to COVID-19 but allows for grand jurors to...

Sat, 2020-12-05

Notice of Audio Streaming of Court Proceeding

The following proceeding will be audio streamed on YouTube:

 

Case Name: Pearson, et al. v. Kemp, et al.

Case Number: 1:20-cv-4809...

Fri, 2020-12-04

The United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit seeks applications from all highly qualified candidates for a fourteen-year appointment as United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Middle District of Florida. The Court is seeking...

Tue, 2020-12-01

Revisions to the following federal rules took effect on December 1, 2020:

  • Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 30
  • Federal Rule of Evidence 404
  • Federal Rules of Appellate Procedure 35 and 40
  • Federal...