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Tue, 02/17/2015


Arrest Warrant Scam

The Court has received reports that citizens of the...

Wed, 09/21/2016

The Eastern District of Washington's CMECF system will be down from 7:00-9:00 am, Saturday, September 24, 2016 for system upgrades.

Fri, 06/03/2016

General Order 16-114-1 establishes a Pro Bono Panel of Attorneys for the representation of indigent pro se litigants in civil cases. If you or your firm are interested in participating on the Pro...

Mon, 04/25/2016


The Federal Bar Association for the Eastern District of Washington will be holding its Annual Conference and CLE on September 30, 2016.  This year's conference will be held in Yakima, Washington, at the Yakima Convention Center.  The...

Fri, 04/01/2016

Law enforcement officials are aware of a recent wave of scam attempts targeting Washington state residents. Callers identify themselves as a federal officer and typically instruct people to wire “settlement” money to avoid arrest. These phone...