News & Announcements: 04/2022

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, 2022-04-11

Today the Northern District of Georgia announces the launch of a new pretrial diversion court—the Accountability, Treatment, and Leadership Court (“ATL Court”)—which will provide an alternative to incarceration for federal pretrial defendants who...

Wed, 2022-04-06

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit has proposed amendments to its local rules and invites comments by May 6, 2022. More details are in the official notice available here....

Mon, 2022-04-04

The U. S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has entered an amendment to General Order 21-04 regarding courthouse entrance screening and mask requirements.  This order updates the mask and social distance requirements previously...