Revealed onFebruary 4, 2021
Peter T. Fay, certainly one of three federal judges from Florida who every served greater than 50 years after being confirmed the identical day in 1970, died Sunday in Miami on the age of 92.
Revealed onJanuary 28, 2021
Chapter filings fell sharply for the 12-month interval ending Dec. 31, 2020, regardless of a big surge in unemployment associated to the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Revealed onJanuary 6, 2021
After the latest disclosure of widespread cybersecurity breaches of each non-public sector and authorities pc techniques, federal courts are instantly including new safety procedures to guard extremely delicate confidential paperwork filed with the courts.
Revealed onJanuary 5, 2021
James C. Duff has introduced he’ll retire because the director of the Administrative Workplace of the U.S. Courts on Jan. 31. Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., has appointed Chief Choose Roslynn R. Mauskopf, of the Japanese District of New York, as his successor, efficient Feb. 1.
Revealed onDecember 31, 2020
Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., has issued his 2020 12 months-Finish Report on the Federal Judiciary.
Revealed onDecember 17, 2020
On Wednesday afternoon, the USA Senate thought of however didn’t act on the Daniel Anderl Judicial Safety and Privateness Act of 2020, laws that may improve the safety protections for federal judges nationwide.
Revealed onDecember 15, 2020
13 district courts across the nation will livestream audio of choose proceedings in civil instances of public curiosity subsequent yr as a part of a two-year pilot program.
Revealed onDecember 10, 2020
College students and oldsters throughout the Midwest gathered round pc screens arrange at kitchen tables, desks, and couches to hitch federal judges and volunteer attorneys in an academic celebration of the Invoice of Rights upfront of its Dec. 15 anniversary.
Revealed onDecember 9, 2020
The Judicial Convention of the USA expressed its opposition to the model of a invoice handed by the Home this week, saying it “could have devastating budgetary and operational affect on the Judiciary and our means to serve the general public” by imposing radical and expensive modifications on the Third Department’s digital case administration system with out sufficient funding.
Revealed onDecember 4, 2020
The Judiciary implores Congress to cross the Daniel Anderl Judicial Safety and Privateness Act of 2020 through the present lame duck session. The bipartisan invoice if handed, would enhance safety at judges’ properties and at federal courthouses throughout the nation.
Revealed onNovember 20, 2020
About two dozen U.S. district courts have posted orders that droop jury trials or grand jury proceedings, and cut back different courthouse actions in response to a pointy nationwide rise in coronavirus (COVID-19) instances. The surge in new court docket orders in latest weeks marks a big pause in efforts by federal courts to renew full operations.
Revealed onNovember 12, 2020
The Judiciary’s Federal Regulation Clerk Hiring Pilot Plan, which makes the judicial clerkship hiring course of extra clear and uniform, has been prolonged for 2 years after getting good evaluations from each legislation college deans and judges.
Revealed onOctober 30, 2020
Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. has named eight new chairs of Judicial Convention committees and prolonged the time period of a present chair by one yr.
Revealed onOctober 29, 2020
Regardless of continued excessive unemployment associated to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, private and enterprise chapter filings fell 21.1 % for the 12-month interval ending Sept. 30, 2020, based on statistics launched by the Administrative Workplace of the U.S. Courts.
Revealed onOctober 29, 2020
A brand new Moments in Historical past video, in recognition of Native American Heritage Month, recounts how Chief Standing Bear persuaded a federal choose in 1879 to acknowledge Native Individuals as individuals with the best to sue for his or her freedom, establishing him as one of many nation’s earliest civil rights heroes.